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Yarnall in Carson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Gerald Holtom

 

— Peace Field —

 
Gerald Holtom Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 11, 2020
1. Gerald Holtom Marker
Inscription.  

1914-1985
Inventor of the Peace Sign
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkCivil Rights.
 
Location. 35° 13.283′ N, 101° 33.533′ W. Marker is in Yarnall, Texas, in Carson County. Marker is on I-40 Frontage Road, on the right when traveling west. The marker is on the grounds of the Peace Field. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Groom TX 79039, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Did You Know - Americans Killed During (within shouting distance of this marker); Town of Washburn (approx. 3.2 miles away); St. Francis Catholic Church Community (approx. 4.8 miles away); Thomas Cree Homesite (approx. 8.3 miles away); 33rd Anniversary National Convention (approx. 8.3 miles away); First Tree (approx. 8.3 miles away); Fort Smith-Sante Fe Trail (approx. 9.8 miles away); A Route 66 Legend (approx. 11.2 miles away).
 
The Peace Sign and the Gerald Holtom Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 11, 2020
2. The Peace Sign and the Gerald Holtom Marker
The Peace Field image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 11, 2020
3. The Peace Field
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 1, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 1, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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