Crowell in Foard County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Noted faculty and administrators have included band leader D.W. Curtis and brothers I.T. and C.G. Graves, who combined to serve as superintendents from 1927 through 1964. Thrall native and Crowell High School graduate (1935) Dick Todd brought fame by scoring 318 in a season and 664 points in his football career, both then state records. He helped Crowell win district championships in football and basketball as a student, played football for Texas A&M, Iowa Pre-Flight and the NFL's Washington Redskins (1939-42, 1945-48), and also coached at
Erected 2008 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 15186.)
Location. 33° 59.434′ N, 99° 43.257′ W. Marker is in Crowell, Texas, in Foard County. Marker is at the intersection of 3rd Street and East Logan Street, on the right when traveling north on 3rd Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 East Logan Street, Crowell TX 79227, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Christian Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Quanah Parker and the Comanches (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robert L. Foard (approx. half a mile away); Foard Co (approx. half a mile away); Foard County Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); First Officials of Foard County (approx. half a mile away); Pease River Battlefield (approx. 0.7 miles away); Foard County (approx. 2˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crowell.
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