Canadian in Hemphill County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Mary B. Isaacs
Married Will C. Isaacs in 1892.
Founder and guiding spirit of The Canadian Women's Christian Temperance Union, an organization she served for 44 years. Under her leadership, W. C. T. U. building doubled as community center and now houses the city library.
Achievements of this pioneer teacher and civic leader were commemorated in naming of the Mary B. Isaacs Elementary School.
Erected 1967 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 3235.)
Location. 35° 54.551′ N, 100° 23.032′ W. Marker is in Canadian, Texas, in Hemphill County. Marker is at the intersection of South 6th Street and Bungalow Avenue, on the right when traveling south on South 6th Street. Touch for map. Marker is located at entrance to Canadian Middle School. Marker is in this post office area: Canadian TX 79014, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Church Bell (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jones Mansion (approx. ¼ mile away); Hemphill County Jail First Baptist Church of Canadian (approx. ¼ mile away); W.C.T.U. Building (approx. ¼ mile away); R. Dick Bussell (approx. ¼ mile away); John Hemphill (approx. ¼ mile away); The Former Canadian Hospital (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canadian.
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