Near Alto in Cherokee County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Neches Indian Village
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 6860.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
Location. 31° 35.599′ N, 95° 9.095′ W. Marker is near Alto, Texas, in Cherokee County. Marker is on State Highway 21, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Same location as Mound Prairie history marker. Marker is in this post office area: Alto TX 75925, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mound Prairie (here, next to this marker); The Joseph R. Rice Log Cabin (approx. 5.9 miles away); Mission San Francisco de Los Tejas (approx. 5.9 miles away); Chief Bowles' Last Homesite (approx. 7.2 miles away); Homer-Alto Road (approx. 11.8 miles away); Mt. Hope Cemetery Site of Tassie Belle and Star and Crescent Iron Ore Furnaces (approx. 12.9 miles away); Ratcliff CCC Camp (approx. 13.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alto.
Categories. • Anthropology • Native Americans • Notable Places • Wars, US Indian •
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