Gainesville in Cooke County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Gainesville-Fort Sill Road
Erected 2006 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 13613.)
Location. 33° 37.467′ N, 97° 8.431′ W. Marker is in Gainesville, Texas, in Cooke County. Marker is at the intersection of Depot Lane and East California Street (Texas Highway 51), on the right when traveling north on Depot Lane. Touch for map. Located at the Gainesville AMTRAK rail station. Marker is at or near this postal address: 605 East California Street, Gainesville TX 76240, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Santa Fe Passenger Depot (within shouting distance of this marker); The Great Hanging at Gainesville, 1862 (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Barbed Wire in Cooke County (approx. ¼ mile away); Cooke County Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Old California Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gainesville Community Circus (approx. 0.6 miles away); American Paint Horse Association (approx. ¾ mile away); Cooke County C.S.A. / 2nd Frontier Regiment (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gainesville.
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 8, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 170 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 8, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.