This County Named in 1903 For
—(First Chairman of Railroad Commission of Texas) —As congressman, 1876-1887, sponsored bill creating Interstate Commerce Commission; resigned 1891 from United States Senate to head newly-formed Railroad Commission, modeled after I.C.C., and created to regulate shipping rates and practices.
|Placed By||Texas State Historical Survey Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, June 4th, 2018 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14R E 265437 N 3453428|
|Decimal Degrees||31.19143333, -101.46160000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 31° 11.486', W 101° 27.696'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||31° 11' 29.16" N, 101° 27' 41.76" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 400-404 US-67, Big Lake TX 76932, US|
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