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Horatio Nelson Haskell and Jefferson Peak

Horatio Nelson Haskell (Haskell Avenue) was born in Kentucky in 1825 and moved to Texas in 1844 after the death of both his parents. He first resided in far south Texas near the mouth of the Rio Grande. He joined the United States Army during the Mexican-American War, taking part in battles from Cerro Gordo to…
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Hunnicutt School, became Bayles Elementary, DISD

Kathy Ann Reid’s article on the history of the school that is thought to be the oldest school in the Dallas ISD, Bayles Elementary:

Meeting News-6/7/18

Title: Next meeting, Thursday June 7, 2018 – Speaker: Rose-Mary Rumbley Location: C. C. Young – The address for C.C. Young is 4847 W. Lawther Dr., Dallas, 75214. The room opens at 5:30, dinner begins at 6, and the program begins at 7 pm, after announcements. Topic: “The First 150 Years of First Baptist Church”…
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