Near Julesburg in Garza County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Founded on open range, 1878, brand was owned in 1881 by R. H. Overall.
Acquired 1901 by W. E. Connell, who had about 200 sections of land.
Ranch house a community center - for barbecues, roundups, parties. In 1907 it was site of election organizing Garza County.
Erected 1966 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 3643.)
Location. 33° 6.184′ N, 101° 15.689′ W. Marker is near Julesburg, Texas, in Garza County. Marker is on U.S. 84 0.4 miles south of County Road 298, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Located at southern end of southbound roadside parking/picnic area. Marker is at or near this postal address: US Highway 84, Justiceburg TX 79330, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Llano Estacado (a few steps from this marker); Mrs. Merriweather Post (approx. 9.2 miles away); Charles W. Post (approx. 9.2 miles away); Garza County (approx. 9.2 miles away); Garza County Courthouse Old Post Sanitarium (approx. 9.4 miles away); Mason Memorial Building (approx. 9.4 miles away); C. W. Post Home (approx. 9.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Texas State Historical Society article of OS Ranch & brand. (Submitted on September 16, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.