Near Dalhart in Dallam County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
August 21, 1876 July 28, 1891
Named in honor of
James W. Dallam
Compiler of digest of decisions
of Supreme Court of the
Republic of Texas, 1845
County Seat, Texline, 1891-1903
this area was once part of
Erected 1936 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1158.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
Location. 36° 5.235′ N, 102° 33.275′ W. Marker is near Dalhart, Texas, in Dallam County. Marker is on U.S. 87 0.2 miles north of South Sedan Road (County Road 1727), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12366 US-87, Dalhart TX 79022, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mrs. Cordia Sloan Duke (approx. 2.2 miles away but has been reported missing); Heartland of Old XIT Ranch (approx. 2.2 miles away but has been reported missing); Dallam County Courthouse Texas Sesquicentennial (approx. 2.5 miles away); James R. Fox, Jr. (approx. 2.5 miles away); Dalhart Army Air Field (approx. 2.6 miles away); St. James Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Hartley County (approx. 15 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dalhart.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia article on XIT Ranch. (Submitted on September 19, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Texas State Historical Association article on Dallam County. (Submitted on September 19, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Political Subdivisions • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 299 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 19, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.