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Founders Memorial Park Cemetery, 1936 Centennial Marker

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Year: 1936
Marker Number: 00218
Street: 1217 West Dallas at Valentine Street
City: Houston
Zip Code: 77019
Longitude: 95 22.767
Latitude: 29 45.428
Key Map: 493P
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 This tablet was placed April 17, 1936 commemorating the rehabilitation of Founders Memorial Park by the San Jacinto Centennial Association This park is dedicated to the men and women -- many of whom sleep here -- who founded and defended the Republic of Texas May they rest in peace ---- San Jacinto Centennial Association of Houston L. W. Kemp, Chairman Founders Memorial Park Committee, John C. Townes, President The Executive Committee Geo D. Wilson, Chairman - Chester H. Bryan - R. B. Morris - Wm S. Patton - E. Jeff Barnette - Mrs. I. B. McFarland - Norman H. Beard, Founder of Association ---- Herbert Skogland, Landscape Architect 

Founders Memorial Park Cemetery, White Marble tablet in SW corner of cemetery, red brick wall insert; area has sun dial (missing upright)



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