Galveston in Galveston County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Texas Sesquicentennial 1836 - 1986
Erected 1986 by Texas Historical Commission.
Location. 29° 17.627′ N, 94° 48.678′ W. Marker is in Galveston, Texas, in Galveston County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 40th Street and Avenue K. 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. John Bankhead Magruder (a few steps from this marker); Thomas Joseph (within shouting distance of this marker); Lt. Commander Edward Lea (within shouting distance of this marker); Lent Munson Hitchcock (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grace Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Patrick Catholic Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hagemann-Cobb House (approx. half a mile away); Powhatan House (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galveston.
Categories. • Politics • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 30, 2011, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 429 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 30, 2011, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.