“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 Denver City, Texas

Clickable Map of Yoakum 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> Yoakum County, TX (5) Cochran County, TX (7) Gaines County, TX (3) Hockley County, TX (11) Terry County, TX (35) Lea County, NM (15)  YoakumCounty(5) Yoakum County (5)  CochranCounty(7) Cochran County (7)  GainesCounty(3) Gaines County (3)  HockleyCounty(11) Hockley County (11)  TerryCounty(35) Terry County (35)  LeaCountyNew Mexico(15) Lea County (15)
Plains is the county seat for Yoakum County
Denver City is in Yoakum County
      Yoakum County (5)  
      Cochran County (7)  
      Gaines County (3)  
      Hockley County (11)  
      Terry County (35)  
      Lea County, New Mexico (15)  
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1 Texas, Yoakum County, Denver City — 1229 — Discovery Well in the Wasson Field
L.P. and Ruth Bennett moved to Yoakum County in 1916 to take over the ranching operation they had inherited from Ruth's father Dr. J.R. Smith of Munday. In 1927 they leased part of the ranch to the Texas Pacific Coal and Oil Company for the drilling . . . Map (db m73469) HM
2 Texas, Yoakum County, Denver City — 15 — Quanah Parker TrailTexas Plains Trail Region
Comanches & Kiowas hunted bison on McKenzie Draw and camped at water sites in Aeolian Sands by Denver City Arrow Sculptor: Charles A. SmithMap (db m174013) HM
3 Texas, Yoakum County, Denver City — 11688 — Site of Center Point School
Yoakum County was organized in 1907. By the 1920s the area around this site was rural farm and ranch land without electricity, paved roads or a railroad. Building lumber was brought by freight wagon. Several local men erected a one-room frame . . . Map (db m174008) HM
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Apr. 18, 2024