Texarkana in Bowie County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
A 1973 Centennial Birthday City
Incise on back: Sponsored by Texarkana Chamber of Commerce Convention and Visitors Bureau, Bowie County Historical Survey Committee
Erected 1973 by Texas Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9510.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is June 12, 1874.
Location. 33° 25.757′ N, 94° 2.596′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 819 State Line Avenue, Texarkana TX 75501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Scott Joplin (within shouting distance of this marker); James Bowie (within shouting distance of this marker); Central Christian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Post Office and Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. James Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Rose Hill Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away); Martha Adams Runnels (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Texarkana.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 7, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 360 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 7, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.