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Uvalde in Uvalde County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

1830 - Reading Wood Black - 1867

 
 
1830 - Reading Wood Black - 1867 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William F Haenn, April 16, 2015
1. 1830 - Reading Wood Black - 1867 Marker
Inscription.
In appreciation of
1830 - Reading Wood Black - 1867
Who came to Texas from New Jersey
in 1852 and founded Uvalde in
May 1855

 
Erected 1934 by Uvalde Rotary Club.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the San Antonio-El Paso Road marker series.
 
Location. 29° 12.89′ N, 99° 47.547′ W. Marker is in Uvalde, Texas, in Uvalde County. Marker is at the intersection of North Park Street and West Leona Street, on the right when traveling north on North Park Street. Click for map. Located in Pioneer Park. Marker is in this post office area: Uvalde TX 78801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. King Fisher (within shouting distance of this marker); Judge John Nance Garner (approx. 0.2 miles away); Grand Opera House (approx. half a mile away); Kincaid Hotel (approx. half a mile away); Uvalde County (approx. half a mile away); Uvalde County Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); Early Texas Wagon Yards (approx. half a mile away); Fort Inge, Camp Dix, C.S.A. (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Uvalde.
 
More about this marker. Marker is mounted on a large
1830 - Reading Wood Black - 1867 Monument image. Click for full size.
By William F Haenn, April 16, 2015
2. 1830 - Reading Wood Black - 1867 Monument
carved stone monument.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William F Haenn of Fort Clark (Brackettville), Texas. This page has been viewed 144 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William F Haenn of Fort Clark (Brackettville), Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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