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O'Brien Oak

Planted before 1860 by a settler, Cave Johnson. Preserved and presented to citizens of Beaumont by Capt. Geo. W. O'Brien. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1966

, Texas

Jefferson County

Year Erected: 1966

Marker Type: Tree Marker

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