Abilene in Taylor County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1998 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 12218.)
Location. 32° 27.622′ N, 99° 43.485′ W. Marker is in Abilene, Texas, in Taylor County. Marker can be reached from Cottonwood Street 0.1 miles north of N. 10th Street. Click for map. Marker is located in the southwest corner of the Cedar Hill section of the Abilene Municipal Cemetery; the above directions are to the main entrance to the Cedar Hill section of the cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Abilene TX 79601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Abilene Municipal Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Abilene Negro High School Mount Zion Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Winford Hunt (approx. 0.2 miles away); Claiborne Walker Merchant (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thomas Middlebrook Willis (approx. ¼ mile away); Abilene African-American Schools (approx. 0.3 miles away); "Double V" Memorial Flagpole (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Abilene.
Also see . . . Morgan Jones. From the Texas State Historical Association's "Handbook of Texas Online". (Submitted on October 26, 2014.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on September 16, 2016.