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Hill County, C.S.A.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas
N 32° 00.724 W 097° 05.265
14S E 680613 N 3543371
Quick Description: Texas Historical Marker in front of the Texas Heritage Museum on Lamar Drive on the campus of Hill College, commemorating a Confederate supply store that stood at this site during the Civil War.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 11/30/2010 5:27:52 AM
Waymark Code: WMA845
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member rilekyle
Views: 7

Marker Number: 2484

Marker Text:
Civil War supply center. Sent into service an infantry and 3 cavalry companies. Flour, shoes, saddles, machinery were made. The county commissioners court equipped and clothed troops. Also furnished medicine, cotton, wool, meat, corn and salt to the families of soldiers. The court raised funds by issuing bonds and script and assessing a tax of 75¢ per $100 taxable property to aid soldier's dependents and 15 cents for military purposes. Located here is a Confederate research center and museum. (1965)


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