Strawn in Palo Pinto County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Mary Jane Gentry
Erected 2007 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 13990.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1912.
Location. 32° 32.455′ N, 98° 29.901′ W. Marker is in Strawn, Texas, in Palo Pinto County. Marker can be reached from Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Strawn TX 76475, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount Marion Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Strawn City Hall (approx. 0.8 miles away); Strawn (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bethel Strawn, C.S.A. (approx. 0.8 miles away); Thomas House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Joseph Peter Davidson (approx. 2.7 miles away); Mingus Baptist Church (approx. 4.4 miles away); Thurber Junction and the T&P Railroad Presence (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Strawn.
1. Mary Jane Catherine Gentry traveled to Wales
In 1948 Mary Jane Gentry traveled to Glamorgan in Wales, a country of the United Kingdom on the British Isles, on a teacher exchange organized by the National Educational Association. Miss Gentry exchanged places with Gwladys Cowles of the Bargoed Girls School.
— Submitted June 16, 2020.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 4, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 307 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 4, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.