[Historic Marker Application: Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone]

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Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone, in Fort Stockton, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, and photographs.

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[6] p. : ill. ; 28 cm. + 2 photographs

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Texas Historical Commission 1966.

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  • Main Title: [Historic Marker Application: Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone]
  • Series Title: Pecos Heritage Region

Description

Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone, in Fort Stockton, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, and photographs.

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[6] p. : ill. ; 28 cm. + 2 photographs

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Recorded Texas Historic Landmark Files

These files document historically significant buildings from five Texas heritage regions. Landmark status is awarded to structures deemed worthy of preservation and is the highest honor of its kind in Texas.

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[Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone Photograph #1] (Photograph)

[Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone Photograph #1]

Photograph of the Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone in Fort Stockton, Texas. The two story structure has a stony exterior and a windmill nearby.

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[Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone Photograph #1], ark:/67531/metapth415362

[Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone Photograph #2] (Photograph)

[Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone Photograph #2]

Photograph of the Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone in Pecos County, Texas. The building has a stony exterior and two stories.

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[Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone Photograph #2], ark:/67531/metapth415109

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  • 1966

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  • May 14, 2014, 6:37 a.m.

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  • July 28, 2014, 7:08 p.m.

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Texas Historical Commission. [Historic Marker Application: Courthouse, Jail, and Zero Stone], text, 1966; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth410971/: accessed April 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas Historical Commission.