Salado in Bell County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Home of Orville Thomas Tyler
1810 - 1856
Member of the legislature
President of the board of
trustees of Salado College
Built in 1857
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 5586.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1857.
Location. 30° 56.739′ N, 97° 32.23′ W. Marker is in Salado, Texas, in Bell County. Marker is on South Main Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 128 S Main St, Salado TX 76571, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Anderson Place (within shouting distance of this marker); Louisa Adeline (Addie) Barton (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kate and Zachary Taylor (about 400 feet away); Church Bell (about 400 feet away); First Baptist Church of Salado (about 400 feet away); The Davis MillArmstrong-Adams House (about 500 feet away); Norton-Orgain House (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salado.
Regarding Home of Orville Thomas Tyler. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 5, 2022. It was originally submitted on March 28, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,431 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on March 28, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. 2. submitted on August 5, 2022, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. 3. submitted on March 28, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.