Nacogdoches in Nacogdoches County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
The Daily Sentinel
In 1918, responding to the clamor for news during World War I, an Associated Press wire service was added which drastically changed the format and content of the paper. Giles Haltom led the Sentinel until 1944 when it was
Erected 2012 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 17345.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Communications • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1899.
Location. 31° 36.234′ N, 94° 39.243′ W. Marker is in Nacogdoches, Texas, in Nacogdoches County. Marker is at the intersection of North Fredonia Street and Commerce Street, on the right when traveling south on North Fredonia Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nacogdoches TX 75961, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Milam Lodge #2, Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of Texas (a few steps from this marker); Original Location of Sacred Heart Catholic Church (within shouting distance of this marker); The Roland Jones House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First United Methodist Church of Nacogdoches (about 300 feet away); On This Site Stood for a Century an Old Stone House (about 400 feet away); Texas Stagecoaches, C.S.A. (about 400 feet away); Diedrich Anton Wilhelm Rulfs (about 400 feet away); Site of the Home of Antonio Gil y Barbo (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nacogdoches.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 13, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 13, 2021, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 35 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 13, 2021, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.