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Rocksprings in Edwards County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Headquarters, American Angora Goat Breeders' Assn.

 
 
Headquarters, American Angora Goat Breeders' Assn. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jenn Wintermantel
1. Headquarters, American Angora Goat Breeders' Assn. Marker
Inscription.  Formed in Missouri, 1898. Moved to Texas, 1924; to Rocksprings, 1926. Houses complete records on Angora Goats registered in U.S. Pictures of breeders and champion goats on display. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965
 
Erected 1965 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2418.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Animals.
 
Location. 30° 0.993′ N, 100° 12.553′ W. Marker is in Rocksprings, Texas, in Edwards County. Marker is at the intersection of West Austin Street and North College Street, on the right when traveling east on West Austin Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rocksprings TX 78880, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Gilmer Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Rocksprings Telephone Company (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edwards County Courthouse (about 400 feet away); Edwards County (about 400 feet away); The Sesquicentennial Committee Erects This Marker
Headquarters, American Angora Goat Breeders' Assn. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jenn Wintermantel
2. Headquarters, American Angora Goat Breeders' Assn. Marker
(about 400 feet away); Old Carson Store (about 500 feet away); Rocksprings Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rocksprings.
 
Also see . . .  American Angora Goat Breeders' Association. (Submitted on September 3, 2018, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 3, 2018. It was originally submitted on September 3, 2018, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 75 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 3, 2018, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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