Historic Plaque, Polk County Courthouse Flagpoles. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Historic Plaque, Polk County Courthouse Flagpoles.

Creator

  • Photographer: Belden, Dreanna L.
    Creator Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 2005-10-27
  • Digitized: 2001-12-31

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content 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.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Architecture - Monuments
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Architecture - Landmarks - Historic Markers
  • Keyword: flagpoles
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Polk County
  • Named Person: Nettles, Gordie G.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Military and War - Wars - World War I

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Polk County - Livingston
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Coverage Date: 2005-10-27
  • Place Point: north=30.710681414952486; east=-94.93348627546311;

Collection

  • Name: Photographing Texas
    Code: TP

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: dscn1637