“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Rusk County, Texas

Clickable Map of Rusk County, Texas and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Rusk County, TX (5) Cherokee County, TX (36) Gregg County, TX (92) Harrison County, TX (49) Nacogdoches County, TX (70) Panola County, TX (15) Shelby County, TX (13) Smith County, TX (100)  RuskCounty(5) Rusk County (5)  CherokeeCounty(36) Cherokee County (36)  GreggCounty(92) Gregg County (92)  HarrisonCounty(49) Harrison County (49)  NacogdochesCounty(70) Nacogdoches County (70)  PanolaCounty(15) Panola County (15)  ShelbyCounty(13) Shelby County (13)  SmithCounty(100) Smith County (100)
Henderson is the county seat for Rusk County
Adjacent to Rusk County, Texas
      Cherokee County (36)  
      Gregg County (92)  
      Harrison County (49)  
      Nacogdoches County (70)  
      Panola County (15)  
      Shelby County (13)  
      Smith County (100)  
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1Texas (Rusk County), Henderson — 11076 — Trammel's Trace
. . . Map (db m104812) HM
2Texas (Rusk County), Joinerville — Commemorating The Daisy Bradford #3
. . . Map (db m159856) HM
3Texas (Rusk County), Joinerville — 10998 — Gaston Public School Complex
An oil boom here in the early 1930s prompted the formal organization of the Gaston Independent School District in 1931 to cope with the community's rapidly expanding student population. The district chose Dallas architects Emory White and Howard . . . Map (db m105651) HM
4Texas (Rusk County), Joinerville — The First Well in the East Texas Oil Field
The first well in the East Texas Oil Field was discovered by C. M. (Dad) Joiner in October, 1930. This discovery, 1.2 miles north of this point, led to the development of the largest oil field in America. Pioneer Park Dedicated to . . . Map (db m164024) HM
5Texas (Rusk County), Joinerville — 10980 — The Joiner No. 3 Daisy Bradford — East Texas Oil Field Discovery Well
Discovery genius was C. M. (Dad) Joiner, 70-year-old Oklahoman who for years believed there was oil in Rusk County. Driller was E. C. Laster. Crew: Dennis May, Dave Cherry, Glenn Pool, Jim Lambert and Dave Hughes. Joiner's 2 early efforts . . . Map (db m105656) HM
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May. 28, 2022