Huntsville in Walker County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Harmon Luther Lowman
Seventh President of Sam Houston State University
Erected 2006 by SHSU Alumni Association.
Location. 30° 43.653′ N, 95° 32.5′ W. Marker is in Huntsville, Texas, in Walker County. Marker can be reached from Avenue F / Martin Luther King Drive near 9ths Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Grave site is within Oakwood Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Huntsville TX 77341, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Original Site of The Steamboat House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Elliott Toulmin Bowers (about 700 feet away); Harry Fishburne Estill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles Norton Shaver (approx. 0.2 miles away); Joshua Houston (approx. 0.3 miles away); James Addison Baker (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Death of Sam Houston (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Sam Houston Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntsville.
Regarding Harmon Luther Lowman. Harmon L. Lowman (1894-1942) served the second longest term as president of SHSU. The Lowman Student Center (1964) was later named in his honor.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Former Presidents of Sam Houston State University.
Also see . . . About Harmon Luther Lowman. (Submitted on May 31, 2008, by Buildingshsu of Austin, Texas.)
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