Uvalde in Uvalde County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
John Nance Garner
(November 22, 1868 - November 7, 1967)
Known as "Cactus Jack" for his unique western individualism.
Erected 1968 by State Historical Survey Commission. (Marker Number 2794.)
Location. 29° 11.907′ N, 99° 48.783′ W. Marker is in Uvalde, Texas, in Uvalde County. Marker can be reached from West Main Street (U.S. 90) 0.2 miles west of South Old Eagle Pass Road (Farm to Market Road 481), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located in the Uvalde/Hilcrest Cemetery south of US 90. Highway signage directs to the grave site. Marker is in this post office area: Uvalde TX 78801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Judge John Nance Garner (approx. 1.6 miles away); King Fisher (approx. 1.7 miles away); 1830 - Reading Wood Black - 1867 Early Texas Wagon Yards (approx. 1.8 miles away); Grand Opera House (approx. 1.8 miles away); Fort Inge, Camp Dix, C.S.A. (approx. 1.8 miles away); Uvalde County (approx. 1.8 miles away); Uvalde County Courthouse (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Uvalde.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 7, 2015, by William F Haenn of Fort Clark (Brackettville), Texas. This page has been viewed 283 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 7, 2015, by William F Haenn of Fort Clark (Brackettville), Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.