Big Lake in Reagan County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1936 by Texas Highway Department. (Marker Number 4210.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 31° 11.244′ N, 101° 25.57′ W. Marker was in Big Lake, Texas, in Reagan County. Marker was on U.S. 67 2.4 miles east of State Highway 137, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. On the eastbound lane picnic area one mile east of Big Lake. Marker was in this post office area: Big Lake TX 76932, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 3 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. John H. Reagan (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named John H. Reagan (approx. 2.1 miles away); Martin-Castillo Expedition (approx. 2.1 miles away).
Regarding Reagan County. Postmaster General, Treasury Secretary John Reagan was last Confederate Cabinet Member with President Davis. Last of the Confederate Administration to die in 1905 he lived for two years after the county was named for him. - Memoirs: With Special Reference to Secession and the Civil War
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2013, by Zacharias Beau T of Alpine, Texas. This page has been viewed 318 times since then and 42 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on March 2, 2013, by Zacharias Beau T of Alpine, Texas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.