Nacogdoches in Nacogdoches County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
In Memory of Thomas F. McKinney
Builder of the first wharf at Galveston
Financial advisor of the Republic
Senior member of the firm of
McKinney & Williams
whose mercantile establishment
occupied this site,
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 9284.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list.
Location. 31° 36.218′ N, 94° 39.334′ W. Marker is in Nacogdoches, Texas, in Nacogdoches County. Marker is on East Main Street (State Highway 21), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 109 East Main Street, 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. Thomas Jefferson Rusk (a few steps from this marker); Old Spanish Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); William ("Bill") Goyens (within shouting distance of this marker); The Nine Flags of NacogdochesBattle of Nacogdoches (within shouting distance of this marker); Nacogdoches Federal Building / Post Office (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); On this site stood the old "Red House" (about 300 feet away); Original Location of Sacred Heart Catholic Church (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nacogdoches.
Also see . . . McKinney, Thomas Freeman (1801–1873) - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on April 17, 2021, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 17, 2021, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 17, 2021, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.