Denison in Grayson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Birthplace of President Dwight D. Eisenhower
(1890 - 1969)
Erected by The Texas Society, Edward Maxey, Sr. Chapter, National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, Cold • War, World I • War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #34 Dwight D. Eisenhower, and the The Colonial Dames XVII Century, National Society series lists.
Location. 33° 44.941′ N, 96° 32.05′ W. Marker is in Denison, Texas, in Grayson County. Marker is on the median at the parking lot near the Eisenhower Birthplace, on Day Street south of Shepherd Street, at Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 609 South Lamar Avenue, Denison TX 75021, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Texas Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Dwight David Eisenhower (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of Dwight Eisenhower (within shouting distance Birthplace of Dwight David Eisenhower (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The E. M. Kohl Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); North-South Railway Connection (approx. 0.4 miles away); Forest Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Signal Company Texas 36th Inf. Div. Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Denison.
Also see . . .
1. Eisenhower Presidential Library, Museum, and Boyhood Home. (Submitted on April 6, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. President Dwight D. Eisenhower. (Submitted on April 6, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Dwight Eisenhower (1890-1969). (Submitted on April 6, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 6, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 419 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 6, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on August 22, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.