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Post in Garza County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

C. W. Post Home

 
 
C. W. Post Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 16, 2015
1. C. W. Post Home Marker
Inscription.  
 Home built 1912 by C. W. Post, Cereal Foods millionaire, founder of town of Post, who promoted Texas settlement and agriculture by selling land on liberal terms, founding industries.
 With theme, "I Want Quality", Post installed solid oak doors, woodwork, redwood floors, leather wallpaper.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark—1964

 
Erected 1964 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 601.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: LandmarksSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1912.
 
Location. 33° 11.438′ N, 101° 23.146′ W. Marker is in Post, Texas, in Garza County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and South Avenue P, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 615 West Main Street, Post TX 79356, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Post Sanitarium (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mason Memorial Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Post High School (approx. 0.2
C. W. Post Home & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 16, 2015
2. C. W. Post Home & Marker
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miles away); Mrs. Merriweather Post (approx. ¼ mile away); Garza County (approx. ¼ mile away); Garza County Courthouse (approx. ¼ mile away); Charles W. Post (approx. ¼ mile away); J. M. Boren Home (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Post.
 
C. W. Post Home image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 16, 2015
3. C. W. Post Home
Now the Hudman Funeral Home
Current owners of house - The Hudman Funeral Home image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 16, 2015
4. Current owners of house - The Hudman Funeral Home
C. W. Post image. Click for full size.
Public Domain
5. C. W. Post
United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 21, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 508 times since then and 88 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 21, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.

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