Gainesville in Cooke County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 2005 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 13812.)
Location. 33° 37.472′ N, 97° 9.265′ W. Marker is in Gainesville, Texas, in Cooke County. Marker is on West California Street (State Highway 51) west of Frontage Interstate 35 Frontage Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: West California Street, Gainesville TX 76240, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cooke County C.S.A. / 2nd Frontier Regiment American Paint Horse Association (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gainesville Community Circus (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Old California Trail (approx. half a mile away); Cooke County Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); Barbed Wire in Cooke County (approx. 0.6 miles away); Santa Fe Passenger Depot (approx. 0.8 miles away); Gainesville-Fort Sill Road (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gainesville.
Regarding Moffett Park. Moffett Park is located across California Street from Leonard Park. Moffet is a neighborhood park with 6.37 acres. Moffet Park, like Leonard Park, has 80 to 100 foot towering pecan trees. It is a majestic park but lacks amenities. The park includes a storage building, a swing set, six picnic tables, and two grills and disc golf.
Categories. • African Americans • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 11, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 218 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 11, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.