Historical Markers StoppingPoints.com Historical Markers, Sightseeing & Points of Interest Scenic Roads & Points of Interest
About Us | Photo Gallery | Free Widgets | Featured States | Search Site
Register or Edit LoginRegister
Home Texas Nolan County Sweetwater S.D. Myres

S.D. Myres

  Texas Historical Markers
309 Oak St, Sweetwater, TX, USA

Latitude & Longitude: 32° 28' 21.30498000012", -100° 23' 39.0346900008"
    Texas State
Historical Marker
    Samuel Dale Myres began his career as an apprentice saddle-maker in Cleburne. He moved to Sweetwater in 1898. A highly skilled craftsman, Myres was soon know for his superior workmanship. He served as mayor of Sweetwater from 1908 to 1911, and was instrumental in many city improvements. His saddlery business was relocated to this building in 1919 after a fire destroyed his first shop. Myres closed his Sweetwater business in 1937 and moved to El Paso, where he died in 1953. (1989)

This page last updated: 7/15/2008

S.D. Myres Historical Marker Location Map, Sweetwater, Texas