Dothan in Houston County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
The Naming of Dothan
Erected 2001 by the Historic Chattahoochee Commission and Wiregrass Museum of Art, Houston County Kiwanis Club, The Downtown Group.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Postal Mail and Philately marker series.
Location. 31° 13.439′ N, 85° 23.343′ W. Marker is in Dothan, Alabama, in Houston County. Marker is on Museum Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dothan AL 36303, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Marvin Holman (within shouting distance of this marker); Poplar Head Spring (within shouting distance of this marker); The Founding of Dothan (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Johnny Mack Brown (about 600 feet away); Dothan Opera House (about 700 feet away); Main Street Commercial Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Steamboat Era (approx. ¼ mile away); Federal Building (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dothan.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 25, 2011, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. This page has been viewed 663 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 25, 2011, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on October 17, 2011, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.