Details for Augustus Darby Home

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5373010398


Marker Number 10398
Atlas Number 5373010398
Marker Title Augustus Darby Home
Index Entry Darby, Augustus, Home
City Moscow
County Polk
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 318045
UTM Northing 3420876
Subject Codes African American topics; cabins, log houses
Marker Year 1964
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 5 mi W of Moscow on FM 350 *on private property - locked gate*
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text For 6 months, 25 slaves drew square nails from old lumber to seal with hand-sawed rough cypress this pegged double-log house built in 1859 by Augustus Darby. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1964

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