John H. Reagan

John H. Reagan (HMBG5)

Location: Palestine, TX 75801 Anderson County
Country: United States of America

N 31° 45.465', W 95° 37.519'

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Inscription
(Front):
John H. Reagan

(Right):
"The Old Roman's highest ambition
was to do his full duty;
consciousness of having done it
was his ample reward."

(Left):
"A good name is rather to be
chosen than great riches,
and loving favor rather
than silver or gold."

(Bronze Plaque on Back):
Probate Judge Henderson County Texas 1846, 1847
Representative Texas Legislature 1847, 1848
District Judge in Texas 1852, 1857
Representative from Texas U.S. Congress 1857, 1861
Representative from Texas Provisional Congress Confederate States of America 1861
Postmaster General of the Confederate States of America 1861, 1865
Secretary of the Treasury of the Confederate States of America 1865
Delegate to Convention framing Constitution of Texas of 1874, 1875
Representative from Texas U.S. Congress 1875, 1887
Senator from Texas U.S. Congress 1887, 1891
Chairman Railroad Commission of Texas 1891, 1902
Author Memoirs of Secession and the Civil War 1902, 1905

(Stone at Base):
Reagan Monument
Unveiled July 6, 1911
Sponsored by
John H. Reagan Chapter U.D.C.
Pompeo Coppini Sculptor
Details
HM NumberHMBG5
Series This marker is part of the United Daughters of the Confederacy series
Tags
Year Placed1911
Placed ByJohn H. Reagan Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 11:04pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 251335 N 3516584
Decimal Degrees31.75775000, -95.62531667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 45.465', W 95° 37.519'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 45' 27.90" N, 95° 37' 31.14" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)903
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 400-498 E Park Ave, Palestine TX 75801, US
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