Jefferson in Marion County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 2004 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 13675.)
Location. 32° 45.254′ N, 94° 21.081′ W. Marker is in Jefferson, Texas, in Marion County. Marker is on Moseley St., on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 405 Moseley St., Jefferson TX 75657, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jefferson Public Library (approx. ¼ mile away); First Texas Artificial Gas Plant (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sterne Fountain (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mergenthaler Linotype Typesetting Machine Old Federal Court and Post Office Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Brown-Bender House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Captain William Perry (approx. 0.3 miles away); Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jefferson.
More about this marker. The location marked is more commonly known as "The Grove," named for the grove of Native Texas Pecan Trees that surround it.
Additional keywords. Grove
Categories. • African Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 16, 2012, by Mitchel Whitington of Jefferson, Texas. This page has been viewed 779 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 16, 2012, by Mitchel Whitington of Jefferson, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.