(December 30, 1868 - November 15, 1946)Pioneer leader of Texas women in rural club work. While serving as principal of a school near Milano, Mrs. Trigg was asked by the United States Department of Agriculture in 1911 to supervise Texas' first Girls' Tomato Club. Her role included organization, teaching, and experimentation. In Aug. 1912, her clubs showed canned products at Milano Fair - the state's first exhibit of this kind, and a great success.
|Placed By||Texas State Historical Survey Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, January 30th, 2019 at 10:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14R E 693511 N 3414770|
|Decimal Degrees||30.85035000, -96.97633333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 30° 51.021', W 96° 58.58'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||30° 51' 1.26" N, 96° 58' 34.8" W|
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|Area Code(s)||254, 817, 979|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 106 E 1st St, Cameron TX 76520, US|
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