Rusk in Cherokee County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
The James I. Perkins Family Home
Erected 1977 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 6954.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. A significant historical year for this entry is 1851.
Location. 31° 47.703′ N, 95° 8.889′ W. Marker is in Rusk, Texas, in Cherokee County. Marker is at the intersection of East 5th Street and Lone Oak Street, on the left when traveling east on East 5th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 302 East 5th Street, Rusk TX 75785, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rusk Footbridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Bachelor Girl's Library Club (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cherokee County Courthouse (about 600 feet away); Cherokee County (about 600 feet away); Norman Law Firm (about 600 feet away); Cherokee County C.S.A. (about 700 feet away); Site of the Union Hotel/Bracken House/Acme Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Sam Houston Speeches (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rusk.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 21, 2011, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 777 times since then and 92 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 21, 2011, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.