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Near La Porte in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Burleson's Camp

 
 
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By Brian Anderson, November 4, 2018
1. Burleson's Camp Marker
Inscription.  

No 2
Burleson's Camp

 
Erected 1912 by San Jacinto Chapter, Daughters of the Republic of Texas. (Marker Number 2.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, Texas Independence.
 
Location. 29° 45.229′ N, 95° 5.416′ W. Marker is near La Porte, Texas, in Harris County. Marker is located within the San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3523 Independence Parkway, La Porte TX 77571, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Twin Sisters (within shouting distance of this marker); De Zavala Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); David Thomas (within shouting distance of this marker); San Jacinto Battleground Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Peter Jefferson Duncan (within shouting distance of this marker); Lorenzo De Zavala (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Surrender of Santa Anna
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Millard's Camp (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Porte.
 
More about this marker. In 1912, the San Jacinto Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas placed a series of 20 stone markers to commemorate key points on the battlefield. This marker is number 2 in that series.
 
Also see . . .
1. San Jacinto, Battle of - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on November 6, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas.) 

2. Burleson, Edward - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on November 6, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 6, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas. This page has been viewed 91 times since then and 23 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on November 6, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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