Texas Governor James V. Allred Historical

Texas Governor James V. Allred Historical (HM1TPQ)

Location: Wichita Falls, TX 76301 Wichita County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 54.721', W 98° 29.681'

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From this courthouse, James V. Allred began his career that led to highest state office. As lawyer with firm of O'Neal and Martin, he won elections as district attorney in 1923 and Attorney General of Texas, 1931. Governor from 1935 to 1939, he corrected many social and economic ills, ushering in era of better government for state. In his last years, he was a federal judge. He is remembered for his crusading liberalism and his personal integrity. He married Joe Betsy Miller. They had three sons.
Year Placed1970
Placed ByState Historical Survey Committee
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Date Added Saturday, August 13th, 2016 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 546713 N 3752515
Decimal Degrees33.91201667, -98.49468333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 54.721', W 98° 29.681'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 54' 43.26" N, 98° 29' 40.86" W
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Area Code(s)940
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 900 7th St, Wichita Falls TX 76301, US
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