[Marker: Trading Post of Holland Coffee]

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Photograph of the marker for the Trading Post of Holland Coffee in Pottsboro, Texas. Text: Established about 1837 for trade with the Indians of the Red River region and the Western Plains. Here many white captives of the red men were redeemed. From its vicinity, the Snively Expedition set out for New Mexico on April 25, 1843. Abandoned after Coffee's death in 1846. Erected by the State of Texas 1936.

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1 photograph : col. ; 2657 x 1427 px.

Creation Information

West, Carolyn Effie 2011-12/2012-03.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by Private Collection of Carolyn West to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 63 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Private Collection of Carolyn West

The Private Collection of Carolyn West consists of a photograph collection of historical markers and related buildings in Grayson County, Texas.

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Photograph of the marker for the Trading Post of Holland Coffee in Pottsboro, Texas. Text: Established about 1837 for trade with the Indians of the Red River region and the Western Plains. Here many white captives of the red men were redeemed. From its vicinity, the Snively Expedition set out for New Mexico on April 25, 1843. Abandoned after Coffee's death in 1846. Erected by the State of Texas 1936.

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1 photograph : col. ; 2657 x 1427 px.

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Texas History Collection

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  • 2011-12/2012-03

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  • 1837 - 2012

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  • Nov. 1, 2012, 8:27 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

West, Carolyn Effie. [Marker: Trading Post of Holland Coffee], photograph, 2011-12/2012-03; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth256939/: accessed August 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Carolyn West.