Jefferson in Marion County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 2004 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 13675.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: African Americans. A significant historical year for this entry is 1860.
Location. 32° 45.254′ N, 94° 21.081′ W. Marker is in Jefferson, Texas, in Marion County. Marker is on Moseley St., on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 405 Moseley St, Jefferson TX 75657, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jefferson Public Library (approx. ¼ mile away); Stuart Hamblen First Texas Artificial Gas Plant (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sterne Fountain (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mergenthaler Linotype Typesetting Machine (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Federal Court and Post Office Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Brown-Bender House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Captain William Perry (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jefferson.
More about this marker. The location marked is more commonly known as "The Grove," named for the grove of Native Texas Pecan Trees that surround it.
Additional keywords. Grove
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 16, 2012, by Mitchel Whitington of Jefferson, Texas. This page has been viewed 860 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 16, 2012, by Mitchel Whitington of Jefferson, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.