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Angelina County Lufkin Texas

Description: Photograph of the Texas Historical Committee marker that marks the location of the 1913 depot explosion in downtown Lukin. Located in the old "Cotton Square". The marker is near the south end of the square.
Date: January 27, 2010
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Historical Marker Dedication Program for the East Sweden Presbyterian Church, Texas]

Description: Historical Marker Dedication Program for ceremonies held 1990-03-24 that recites the history of the church, including the fact that most of the East Sweden settlers in the 1880s were Lutherans but, because they could not find a Lutheran minister, they responded to a traveling Presbyterian minister, became Presbyterians, and then built the original East Sweden Presbyterian Church in 1891.
Date: March 24, 1990
Creator: Hurd, Bobbye
Partner: McCulloch County Historical Commission

[Los Nogales Historic Marker]

Description: Photograph of the historic marker for the Los Nogales structure located in Seguin, Texas. The historic marker describes the history behind both the property and structure, including who owned it, and when it was designated as a landmark.
Date: March 1991
Creator: Streng, Evelyn Fiedler
Location Info:
Partner: Texas Lutheran University

[Historic Marker at Indianola, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a historic marker in Indianola, Texas which served as an entry port for German immigrants in the mid 19th century. The marker is made of stone and is surrounded by bluebonnets and other miscellaneous foliage.
Date: May 1957
Creator: Streng, Evelyn Fiedler
Partner: Texas Lutheran University

[Photograph of Tenney House on Pace Park Road]

Description: Photograph of light-colored stone house with a raised foundation and small slit-windows at the basement level. A short flight of wood and stone steps lead up to a wood door with a small glass window, and glass panels around the frame. Drawn curtains can be seen through the windows surrounding the house. The house has two stone chimney-stacks, one on either end of the roof, and a small addition on the far right side. Handwritten notes and a sticker on the back of the photo indicate the name of the house's owners, and that the building was put on the National Register of Historic Places in the 1980s.
Date: 1977
Creator: Friedrick, Egon
Partner: Salado Public Library

[Photograph of Salado Landmark Plaque]

Description: Close-up photograph of a metal sign with a circular portion at the top and a rectangular portion at the bottom. The circular portion has a star in the middle, with text around the circumference that reads "Salado Historical Society," While the rectangular portion reads, "Salado Landmark." A red brick wall is visible in the background. Handwritten notes and a white, rectangular sticker on the back of the photograph identify the placard as a Salado Historical Society Award.
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Salado Public Library

Crockett Memorial, Ozona, plaque

Description: Photograph of a plaque at the foot of the Crockett memorial in Crockett County. It reads: "William Mozart McVey. 1905-1995. A versatile sculptor of people, animals, birds and religious symbols, McVey attended the University of Texas and taught art there and at Rice University. He played football at Rice under the legendary coach John Heisman in 1924. McVey studied and taught at Cranbrook Art Institute, graduated from the Cleveland Art Institute, was a U. S. Air Force Major in World War II and taught plane and ship silhouette recognition to allied forces. Outstanding sculptures include: Winston Churchill, British Embassy, Washington D.C.; the frieze at the base of the San Jacinto Monument, Houston; James Bowie, Texarkana, Texas; bronze doors, University of Texas Memorial Museum, Austin; bronze doors, Federal Trade Commission, Washington, D.C. and sculptured niches, National Cathedral, Washington D.C. This Art Deco style sculpture of David Crockett, hero of the Alamo, was done in 1938."
Date: August 3, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

[WASP Plaque]

Description: Photograph of what appears to be a historical marker plaque with a few paragraphs of the history of WASP. The plaque begins, "Women Airforce Service Pilots Jacqueline Cochran, one of the most famous women pilots of the twentieth century..." A note written on the back of the photo reads, "Sweetwater Tex 22 May 93".
Date: May 22, 1993
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Article from the Brady Standard]

Description: Two clippings from The Brady Standard newspaper; an article giving details about the historical marker dedication ceremonies and identifying the individuals who attended.
Date: September 30, 1988
Creator: The Brady Standard
Partner: McCulloch County Historical Commission

[Article from The Brady Herald]

Description: A clipping from The Brady Herald which reports that the Evangelical Free Church of Melvin will "be the first church in McCulloch County to receive an historical marker" in upcoming historical marker dedication ceremonies with excerpts from greetings sent to the church from the superintendent of the South Central District of the Evangelical Free Church of America in which he expresses the hope that "the day will be both a day of remembrance and a day of rejoicing in what this church has meant and continues to mean..."
Date: September 20, 1988
Creator: The Brady Herald
Partner: McCulloch County Historical Commission

[Moore House]

Description: Photograph of a historic house located in Seguin, Texas. The house is constructed of wood and painted white with green accents. There is a large porch with white columns that wraps around the exterior of the building. A historic marker plaque can be seen near the entrance to the home.
Date: May 1986
Creator: Streng, Evelyn Fiedler
Location Info:
Partner: Texas Lutheran University

[Plantation Style House]

Description: Photograph of a historic plantation style house located in Seguin, Texas. The house is two stories, painted white, and constructed of wood. A large balcony is located on the second story and there is a large porch with a historic marker plaque on the front of the house. A yard containing several large bushes and trees is pictured surrounding the house.
Date: May 1986
Creator: Streng, Evelyn Fiedler
Partner: Texas Lutheran University

[Sign Outside of Catholic Church in Czestochowa, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the front of the Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church located in Czestochowa, Texas. There is a sign outside of the entrance that describes the history of the church and how it was founded. On top of the sign is a cross that states it is from the steeple of the original church. The church can be seen in the background behind the sign and is painted white with windows and a small statue above the entrance.
Date: August 1981
Creator: Streng, Evelyn Fiedler
Location Info:
Partner: Texas Lutheran University