Menard in Menard County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Oliver Prince Smith
1893 - 1977
Born in Menard, Texas
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, Korean • War, World II. A significant historical year for this entry is 1893.
Location. 30° 55′ N, 99° 47.01′ W. Marker is in Menard, Texas, in Menard County. Marker is on E. San Saba Street (Farm to Market Road 2092) east of Gay Street, on the right when traveling east. Marker is located at the north side of American Legion Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Menard TX 76859, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Great Western Trail (a few steps from this marker); Menard County CourthouseMenard County Memorial of Those Who Died (a few steps from this marker); Fort McKavett C.S.A. / Texas Civil War Frontier Defense (within shouting distance of this marker); Bank of Menard (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Founding of the Santa Cruz de San Saba Mission (about 700 feet away); Sacred Heart Catholic Church (about 700 feet away); Welcome to Menard, Texas / The Old Sacred Heart Catholic Church (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Menard.
Also see . . . Oliver P. Smith - Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on April 2, 2018.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 2, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 177 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 2, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.