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Snyder in Scurry County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Dodson House

 
 
Dodson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 12, 2017
1. Dodson House Marker
Inscription. Built 1883 by a Confederate veteran and pioneer doctor, J. C. Cornelius. Materials came by mule train from railroad at Colorado City. Handmade cabinets, front entrance hall, the 2 fireplaces remain as originally built.

Since 1894 owned by family of a former Tennessee schoolteacher, A. C. Dodson.

Recorded Texas Historic Landmark – 1964

 
Erected 1964 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 1239.)
 
Location. 32° 42.368′ N, 100° 53.393′ W. Marker is in Snyder, Texas, in Scurry County. Touch for map. Marker is behind the Western Texas College Coliseum in the Scurry County Heritage Village. Marker is at or near this postal address: 900 East Coliseum Drive, Snyder TX 79549, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Engine No. 5 (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Snyder Graveyard (approx. one mile away); R. L. McMullan Home (approx. 1.6 miles away); Roscoe, Snyder & Pacific Railroad Company (approx. 1.6 miles away); First Presbyterian Church
Dodson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 12, 2017
2. Dodson House Marker
(approx. 1.7 miles away); First Methodist Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Site of Sanitarium of Alonzo Orrin Scarborough (approx. 1.7 miles away); Site of Store of William Henry "Pete" Snyder (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Snyder.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Dodson House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 12, 2017
3. Dodson House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 67 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 1, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.
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