Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Blackshear Elementary School
Erected 2001 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 12825.)
Location. 30° 15.996′ N, 97° 43.324′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from East 11th Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1712 E. 11th St, Austin TX 78702, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mount Olive Baptist Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tillotson College Sailor from the Belle Shipwreck (approx. 0.2 miles away); Military Order of the Purple Heart Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Gold Star Mothers of Texas Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); U.S. Events of World War II (approx. ¼ mile away); George Washington Carver Branch Library (approx. ¼ mile away); State Cemetery of Texas (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
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