Dothan in Houston County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1981 by This plaque is given in memory of Marvin Holman by Edith Holman Jones and Maxwell E. Jones.
Location. 31° 13.41′ N, 85° 23.365′ W. Marker is in Dothan, Alabama, in Houston County. Marker is at the intersection of Museum Avenue and Main Street (U.S. 84), on the right when traveling south on Museum Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dothan AL 36303, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Poplar Head Spring (a few steps from this marker); The Naming of Dothan (within shouting distance of this marker); Johnny Mack Brown (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Founding of Dothan Dothan Opera House (about 600 feet away); Main Street Commercial Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1905 Houston County Courthouse Bell (approx. 0.2 miles away); Federal Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dothan.
Also see . . . Dothan Murals. Mules in the Wiregrass Mules were introduced to the area in the late 1800’s quickly replacing horses and oxen in the fields and woods. While considered stubborn and meaner than horses and oxen, mules played an important part in the growth of farms and the logging industry in the Wiregrass Region. click to listen: (Submitted on October 17, 2011, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 17, 2011, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 476 times since then and 48 times this year. Last updated on May 28, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 17, 2011, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.