Historic Plaque, Polk County Courthouse Flagpoles.

Description:

Photograph of a historic plaque in Livingston, Texas. It reads: "The Gordie G. Nettles Flagpoles. These flagpoles were erected by the county court at the request of Gordie G. Nettles (1895-1971), a revered Polk Countian, a veteran of World War I and a distinguished American. He left memorial for posterity in the many official Texas Historical Markers in Polk County for which he was responsible as Historical Marking Chairman for the Polk County Historical Survey Committee. In gratitude for his life and service these flagpoles are dedicated to perpetuate the memory of Gordie G. Nettles. Erected 1971."

Creator(s): Belden, Dreanna L.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Polk County - Livingston
Creation Date: October 27, 2005
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Photographing Texas
Usage:
Total Uses: 362
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 27, 2005
  • Digitized: December 31, 2001
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Polk County - Livingston
Coordinates
30.710681415, -94.9334862755
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
October 27, 2005
Description:

Photograph of a historic plaque in Livingston, Texas. It reads: "The Gordie G. Nettles Flagpoles. These flagpoles were erected by the county court at the request of Gordie G. Nettles (1895-1971), a revered Polk Countian, a veteran of World War I and a distinguished American. He left memorial for posterity in the many official Texas Historical Markers in Polk County for which he was responsible as Historical Marking Chairman for the Polk County Historical Survey Committee. In gratitude for his life and service these flagpoles are dedicated to perpetuate the memory of Gordie G. Nettles. Erected 1971."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : col.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): flagpoles
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Photographing Texas
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: dscn1637
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth6619
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Points
30.710681415, -94.9334862755

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