Hallettsville in Lavaca County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Hallettsville Memorial Park
After 1898 the cemetery fell into disuse and weeds overgrew it. In 1952 several civic groups persuaded the city to establish a public park here; a group of leading citizens supervised its development. The city and local garden club have maintained the park and grounds since 1952.
Erected 1970 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 2341.)
Location. 29° 26.539′ N, 96° 56.281′ W. Marker is in Hallettsville, Texas, in Lavaca County. Marker is on South Dowling Street south of East 5th Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 315 S Dowling St, Hallettsville TX 77964, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hallettsville (within shouting distance of this marker); The Wreck of the Don Milo (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Hanging Tree William Smothers (approx. 1.9 miles away).
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 22, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 21, 2016, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. This page has been viewed 243 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 21, 2016, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.