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Haskell in Haskell County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

The Liberty Tree

 
 
The Liberty Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 27, 2015
1. The Liberty Tree Marker
Inscription. This Tejas Pecan tree, to be called “The Liberty Tree”, was presented to Haskell City - County in commemoration of the American Revolution of Bicentennial by the Texas Forest Service in Jan. 1976.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Spirit of 76, America's Bicentennial Celebration marker series.
 
Location. 33° 9.412′ N, 99° 44.011′ W. Marker is in Haskell, Texas, in Haskell County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of S. 1st Street and S. Avenue E (Business U.S. 277), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located at the southwest corner of the grounds of the Haskell County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Haskell TX 79521, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Haskell County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Haskell County (a few steps from this marker); Josselet Switch (approx. 5.9 miles away); Capt. R.B. Marcy Trail (approx. 7.1 miles away); The Mackenzie Trail (approx. 13.5 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The marker includes the Bicentennial logo commissioned by the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
The Liberty Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 27, 2015
2. The Liberty Tree Marker
The Liberty Tree image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 27, 2015
3. The Liberty Tree
The Liberty Tree in Front of the Haskell County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 27, 2015
4. The Liberty Tree in Front of the Haskell County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 30, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 208 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 30, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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