Corsicana in Navarro County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Frank Neal Drane
Erected 1978 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 11615.)
Location. 32° 5.686′ N, 96° 28.549′ W. Marker is in Corsicana, Texas, in Navarro County. Marker is on West Park Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located in Pioneer Village. Marker is at or near this postal address: 912 West Park Avenue, Corsicana TX 75110, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Alva Everett Taylor (here, next to this marker); Colonel Roger Q. Mills (within shouting distance of this marker); Navarro County World War Memorial Roger Q. Mills Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pioneer in Texas Oil Joseph S. Cullinan (approx. 0.2 miles away); David Reed Mitchell (approx. ¼ mile away); Tatum Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Stephen Augustus Pace (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Corsicana.
Also see . . . Navarro County Historical Society- Frank Neal Drane. In spite of all his business involvements, Drane still found time to devote to numerous civic functions. He served the citizens of Corsicana as alderman and also as chairman of the Board of Education. He was influential in construction of the YMCA building, and he was among those involved in the establishment of the Public Library,served on the Library Board in its early years. During World War II, Drane served as chairman of the War Work Board. (Submitted on January 5, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 5, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 262 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 6, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 3. submitted on January 5, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.