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Seguin in Guadalupe County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Old Spanish Trail

To the Early Spanish Explorers who passed this way

 
 
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By James Hulse, July 31, 2020
1. Old Spanish Trail Marker
Inscription.  

Cabeza de Vaca-1528
Francisco Vasquez Coronado-1540
Alonzo de Leon-1689
Diego Ramon-1716

Guadalupe County Created Mar. 30, 1846
Organized Aug. 7, 1846

Erected 1946
 
Erected 1946 by Guadalupe County.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraExploration.
 
Location. 29° 34.127′ N, 97° 57.852′ W. Marker is in Seguin, Texas, in Guadalupe County. Marker is at the intersection of East Court Street (Alternate U.S. 90) and South Austin Street (State Highway 123), on the right when traveling east on East Court Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 East Court Street, Seguin TX 78155, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Seguin (a few steps from this marker); "White Way" Lighting (a few steps from this marker); Guadalupe County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Guadalupe County, C.S.A. (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel John Ireland (about
Old Spanish Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, July 31, 2020
2. Old Spanish Trail Marker
300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Juan Nepomuceno Seguin (about 400 feet away); The Magnolia Hotel (about 500 feet away); The Ranger Oaks (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Seguin.
 
Also see . . .  Old Spanish Trail. TSHA Texas State Historical Association (Submitted on October 21, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 21, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 32 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 21, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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