Near Galveston in Galveston County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1966 by Texas Historical Commission.
Location. 29° 11.219′ N, 94° 58.865′ W. Marker is near Galveston, Texas, in Galveston County. Marker is at the intersection of Bob Smith Road and Jolly Roger Road, on the right when traveling north on Bob Smith Road. 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 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. West Galveston Island (approx. 2 miles away); Lafitte's Grove (approx. 3.3 miles away); Campbell's Bayou (approx. 9.4 miles away); Civil War Fortifications at Virginia Point Galveston "News", C.S.A. (approx. 9.7 miles away); Original Site of St. Mary's Orphan Asylum (approx. 10.4 miles away); Rosewood Cemetery (approx. 10.7 miles away); The Italian Vault (approx. 10.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galveston.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 7, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,448 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 7, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. 3. submitted on January 3, 2014, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.