Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1986 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 15048.)
Location. 30° 16.582′ N, 97° 43.707′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Navasota Street and East 16th Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Oakwood Cemetery, a few paces to the north (on the left) after entering the western gates of the cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Austin TX 78702, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gen. George W. Terrell (within shouting distance of this marker); Oakwood Cemetery Joseph Baker (about 300 feet away); Peter Henry Oberwetter (about 300 feet away); Col. Lewis Miles Hobbs Washington (about 300 feet away); Major William Martin “Buck” Walton (about 400 feet away); Swante Palm (about 500 feet away); Abner Hugh Cook (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
Also see . . . Handbook of Texas Online - Jacob Fontaine. (Submitted on December 26, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 26, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 780 times since then and 40 times this year. Last updated on January 23, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1. submitted on December 26, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. 2. submitted on December 16, 2014, by Michael Heinich of Austin, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.