Lufkin in Angelina County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Birthplace of Allan Shivers
Governor of Texas (1949-1957)
In private life, one of Texas' outstanding business leaders.
Erected 1971 by Texas Historical Survey Commission. (Marker Number 8722.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. A significant historical year for this entry is 1907.
Location. 31° 20.236′ N, 94° 44.179′ W. Marker is in Lufkin, Texas, in Angelina County. Marker is on Ellis Street east of Kelley Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lufkin TX 75901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Depot Explosion and Mystery (approx. 0.4 miles away); KRBA-AM Radio StationCalder (Cotton) Square (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Rehearsal Hall for The Hoo Hoo Band (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kerr's Inc. (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lufkin Foundry and Machine Company (approx. half a mile away); W.C. Trout and the Counter-Balanced Pumping Unit (approx. half a mile away); Lufkin Telephone Exchange (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lufkin.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 27, 2012, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 747 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 27, 2012, by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.