Ozona in Crockett County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
William Mozart McVey
Outstanding sculptures include Winston Churchill, British Embassy, Washington, D.C.; the frieze at the base of the San Jacinto Monument, Houston; James Bowie, Texarkana, Texas; bronze doors, University of Texas Memorial Museum, Austin; bronze doors, Federal Trade Commission, Washington, D.C.; and sculptured niches, National Cathedral, Washington, D.C. This Art Deco style sculpture of David Crockett, hero of the Alamo, was done in 1938.
Location. 30° 42.625′ N, 101° 12.068′ W. Marker is in Ozona, Texas, in Crockett County. Marker is on 11th Street (State Highway 466) east of Avenue E (State Highway 163), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Plaque is located at the base of the David Crockett sculpture pictured. Marker is in this post office area: Ozona TX 76943, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking David Crockett (here, next to this marker); Crockett County (a few steps from this marker); Fort Lancaster C.S.A. (a few steps from this marker); The Ozona Stockman (within shouting distance of this marker); Crockett County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Ozona National Bank (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ozona's First Water Well (about 400 feet away); Crockett County Jail (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ozona.
Also see . . .
1. More of McVey's work. (Submitted on April 25, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida.)
2. David Crockett. (Submitted on April 25, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 23, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. This page has been viewed 1,373 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 23, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. 4. submitted on December 24, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.