(1846-1898)Born a slave on the Waller County plantation of his father, Philip Cuney, Norris Wright Cuney was sent to Wyle Street School in Pennsylvania for an early education. At the age of seventeen he moved to St. Louis and found employment on Mississippi River steamboats.
|Placed By||Texas Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, June 9th, 2018 at 4:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||31N E 166021 N 0|
|Decimal Degrees||29.30296667, -94.78991667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 18.178', W 94° 47.395'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 18' 10.68" N, 94° 47' 23.7" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||409, 281|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2000 Ball St, Galveston TX 77550, US|
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