Site of James S. Hogg Newspaper
In his paper Hogg was a strong supporter of educational and governmental improvements for Longview. He campaigned against radical Reconstruction policies, railroad subsidies, lawlessness.
This venture, following earlier apprentice news work, showed Hogg's alertness, self-confidence. He was a publisher for 3 years.
This experience developed his qualities of leadership and led to later success as a statesman.
Erected 1967 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 14907.)
Location. 32° 29.652′ N, 94° 44.329′ W. Marker is in Longview, Texas, in Gregg County. Marker is on North Fredonia Street north of East Cotton Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 150 North Fredonia Street, Longview TX 75601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Then Came the Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); When Mule Power Moved People
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Jim Hogg. (Submitted on September 4, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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