Atlanta in Cass County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 2002 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 12597.)
Location. 33° 6.848′ N, 94° 9.931′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Texas, in Cass County. Marker is on East Street (County Route 249) near Main Street. Located in a rail park next to the depot and a retired, yellow-painted rail car with large print on its side that reads “Union Pacific UP Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 North East Street, Atlanta TX 75551, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Frog Level (approx. 13.8 miles away in Louisiana); Discovery-Rodessa Oil Field (approx. 13.9 miles away in Louisiana).
More about this marker. This location also contains a geocache. See http://geocaching.com. My cousin and I found this marker while on a motorcycle geocaching roadtrip.
Also see . . .
1. Bessie Coleman. This site documents the achievements of the world's first licensed black pilot. (Submitted on January 20, 2008.)
2. Bessie Coleman - Wikipedia Article. (Submitted on January 21, 2008, by Jeff Martin of San Antonio, Texas.)
Categories. • African Americans • Air & Space • Women •
More. Search the internet for Bessie Coleman.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 21, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2008, by Jeff Martin of San Antonio, Texas. This page has been viewed 8,399 times since then and 10 times this year. Last updated on November 23, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 20, 2008, by Jeff Martin of San Antonio, Texas. 3. submitted on April 1, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 4. submitted on January 21, 2008, by Jeff Martin of San Antonio, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.