Snyder in Scurry County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Abilene-area sculptor Terry Gilbreth created this original piece. The likeness of Quanah and his traditional attire were authenticated through extensive research. The Diamond M foundation, The legacy of C.T. And Claire McLaughlin, provided funding for this sculpture.
A part of Scurry County history, Quanah Parker is a perfect symbol for the mission of Western Texas College. This tribute to Quanah Parker was commissioned in 2011 on the centennial of his death.
Topics and series. This historical Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #26 Theodore Roosevelt series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 2011.
Location. 32° 40.669′ N, 100° 54.876′ W. Marker is in Snyder, Texas, in Scurry County. Marker is east of the entrance to the Scurry County Museum, on the campus of Western Texas College. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6200 College Avenue, Snyder TX 79549, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Prairie Dog (approx. 1.4 miles away); First Christian Church (approx. 2 miles away); F. J. Grayum Home (approx. 2.3 miles away); E. W. Clark House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Stanfield House, 1910 (approx. 2.3 miles away); Towle House (approx. 2.4 miles away); Dodson House (approx. 2.4 miles away); Former Calaboose (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Snyder.
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