El Campo in Wharton County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1990 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1410.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 29° 11.916′ N, 96° 16.033′ W. Marker is in El Campo, Texas, in Wharton County. Marker is at the intersection of East Jackson Street (Business U.S. 59) and Main Street, on the left when traveling east on East Jackson Street. Touch for map Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First National Bank of El Campo (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Prairie Switch (approx. 0.2 miles away); El Campo Library Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Danevang (approx. 11.3 miles away); Ansgar Evangelical Lutheran Church and Cemetery (approx. 11.4 miles away); Danevang Lutheran Church (approx. 11.4 miles away); Danevang Pioneer Monument (approx. 11.4 miles away); Danevang Community Hall (approx. 11.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in El Campo.
Also see . . . El Campo, TX, article in Handbook of Texas Online. (Submitted on July 30, 2016, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 1, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 30, 2016, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. This page has been viewed 249 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 30, 2016, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.