[Palestine - Jacksonville Highway]

Description

Postcard of the highway going from Jacksonville to Palestine. This highway is now U.S. 79

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3 1/2" x 5 1/2" black and white photograph

Creation Information

George A. McDonald 1940~.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Anderson County Historical Commission to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 58 times . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Anderson County Historical Commission

Originally part of David G. Burnet's colony, the county formed in 1846 and named after Kenneth L. Anderson, Vice President of the Republic of Texas from 1844 until annexation. The Commission provides materials for the Rescuing Texas History project, including images of local citizens, businesses, and homes.

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Description

Postcard of the highway going from Jacksonville to Palestine. This highway is now U.S. 79

Physical Description

3 1/2" x 5 1/2" black and white photograph

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

The 2007 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, postcards, letters, and more to give a glimpse into the rich history of the state.

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Creation Date

  • 1940~

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 14, 2007, 10:23 p.m.

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  • Sept. 13, 2016, 2:17 p.m.

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George A. McDonald. [Palestine - Jacksonville Highway], postcard, 1940~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth29231/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Anderson County Historical Commission.