Galveston in Galveston County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1965 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee.
Location. 29° 18.628′ N, 94° 47.107′ W. Marker is in Galveston, Texas, in Galveston County. Marker is on Harborside Drive, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Galveston TX 77550, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Near Campsites of Louis-Michel Aury and Francisco Xavier Mina (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Galveston Immigration Stations (approx. 0.2 miles away); Victor Gustafson Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Landes-McDonough House The Wilbur Cherry House (approx. 0.3 miles away); C. F. Marschner Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); "Old Red" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Galveston Medical College (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galveston.
Also see . . . Jean Laffite (Lafitte). Biographical article in the Handbook of Texas online. (Submitted on May 9, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas.)
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