[Marker: Trading Post of Holland Coffee] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Marker: Trading Post of Holland Coffee]

Creator

  • Photographer: West, Carolyn Effie
    Creator Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 2011-12/2012-03

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: 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.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : col. ; 2657 x 1427 px.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Historical markers -- Texas -- Grayson County.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Historic sites -- Texas -- Grayson County.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Grayson County (Tex.) -- History.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Architecture - Landmarks - Historic Markers
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Grayson County
  • Keyword: plaques
  • Keyword: historic markers

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Grayson County - Pottsboro
  • Start Date: 1837
  • End Date: 2012

Relation

  • References: [Photograph of Trading Post of Holland Coffee], tradpostholl2

Collection

  • Name: Texas History Collection
    Code: THC

Institution

  • Name: Private Collection of Carolyn West
    Code: PCCW

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: tradpostholl1