[Inspiration Point]

Description:

The view from Inspiration Point, overlooking the Brazos River seven miles south of Mineral Wells.
Billy Sunday, a popular evangelical preacher in America, visited Mineral Wells in 1900. He exclaimed "This is an inspiration!" when he saw the beautiful scenery south of the town. He unwittingly gave the Point its name.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection(s):
Palo Pinto County Album
Usage:
Total Uses: 157
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 1
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Digitized: June 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

The view from Inspiration Point, overlooking the Brazos River seven miles south of Mineral Wells.
Billy Sunday, a popular evangelical preacher in America, visited Mineral Wells in 1900. He exclaimed "This is an inspiration!" when he saw the beautiful scenery south of the town. He unwittingly gave the Point its name.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): overlook | trees | Brazos River
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection:
Palo Pinto County Album
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PPCA_0211
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth16349
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public