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  Denison Texas Real Estate | Covia Realty
Denison is on U.S. highways 75 and 69 seven miles north of Sherman in northeastern Grayson County.
Five additional rail lines that connected Denison with other communities in North Texas were chartered between the late 1870s and 1900, including the first interurban electric line between Denison and Sherman in 1896.
Denison was the birthplace of the thirty-fourth president of the United States, Dwight David Eisenhower.
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  Handbook of Texas Online:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Denison is on U.S. highways 75 and 69 seven miles north of Sherman in northeastern Grayson County.
Denison had the first women's club in Texas; the XXI club began in 1876.
Denison was the birthplace of the thirty-fourth president of the United States, Dwight David Eisenhower.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/DD/hed4.html   (543 words)

 Denison, Texas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Denison is a city in Grayson County, Texas, United States.
The City of Denison is served by the Denison Independent School District.
Denison is served by two U.S. Highways: U.S. and U.S. General aviation service is provided by Grayson County Airport.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Denison,_Texas   (494 words)

 A Texas Grape and Wine History
The legendary T. Munson of Denison, Texas was one of the most important grape taxonomists to classify the grapes of the world in 1909.
In Texas, where it is warm in the winter, the vine killing was different from California because we had a number of flat headed glassy-winged sharpshooters to move the bacteria from host plants to vineyards.
The development of commercial grapes in Texas and the eastern United States is to a great degree the result of new and better fungicides for protecting the fruit and vines during rainfall periods.
aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu /southerngarden/Texaswine.html   (3660 words)

 St. Luke's Episcopal Church - Denison, TX
Denison rapidly became a ribald Texas frontier town composed of cowboys, gambling dens, and saloons, the latter of which grew up around the bustling railroad yards that specialized in the packing and shipping of cattle.
The church in Denison, although unaffiliated with a Diocese, was functioning as a Parish, owned real property, and was in the process of building its sanctuary by virtue of the legal existence provided by its civil articles of association.
Denison, although on the northern periphery of development, attracted food processing plants, various light manufacturing operations, and regional health care facilities, all of which became important to the local economy.
www.saintlukesdenison.org /about.asp   (2410 words)

Five miles south of the Red River, Denison is the gateway to Texas and popular Lake Texoma.
short, informative tours of Denison Dam powerhouse; exhibit of fossils unearthed during construction of the dam that impounds Lake Texoma.
At southwest edge of Denison, Loy Park/ Frontier Village exit 67, U.S. 75 at Loy Lake Road.
www.lnstar.com /mall/txtrails/denison.htm   (465 words)

 Handbook of Texas Online:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
William Benjamin Munson, founder of Denison, the son of William and Maria (Linley) Munson, was born in Fulton County, Illinois, on January 7, 1846.
Denison not only survived but was an economic windfall for Munson.
He was an executive in the Denison and Washita Valley, the Sherman, Shreveport and Southern, and the Galveston, Houston and Northern railroad companies.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/MM/fmu9.html   (699 words)

With more than fifty prints to his credit, he produced an India-ink drawing of Denison, more or less the northern entrance into Texas, that one correspondent claimed “shows at a glance the character of the country, the location and development of our city.”[1] Denison was a city literally built by the railroad.
Appropriately, the railroads—the Missouri, Kansas and Texas and the Houston and Texas Central—are shown in the foreground and on the right-hand side of the print.
Denison, of course, is in the heart of cotton-farming country, but the stock pens near the railroad depot bear witness to the importance of livestock to the community as well.
www.birdseyeviews.org /zoom.php?city=Denison&year=1886&extra_info=   (478 words)

 Denison Texas churches (TX) - FlockFinder.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Because of limited resources, most churches in Denison Texas (TX) have to be selective about which ministries they decide to provide to their congregations.
One ministry that is rare amongst smaller churches in Denison Texas (TX) is the Singles' ministry.
Most of the time only churches in Denison Texas (TX) that are larger in size have the necessary staff members or even the need for such a specific ministry.
www.flockfinder.com /denison-tx_churches_3_cc.htm   (576 words)

 Denison, Texas
Denison, Texas is located in northeastern Grayson County on U.S. Highway 75, just 75 miles north of Dallas and 4 miles south of the Texas/Oklahoma border.
State Highway 120 passes through Denison from east to west, and State Highway 84 borders northern Denison, providing direct access to Lake Texoma, the twelfth largest man-made lake in the U.S. The residents enjoy a gently rolling and wooded terrain which stretches northward to the shores of Lake Texoma and the Red River.
During the 1940's, the Denison economy was strongly impacted by the establishment of Perrin Air Force Base.
www.kten.com /Global/story.asp?S=4669592&nav=menu410_8_3_2   (244 words)

 Denison, Texas, birthplace of President Dwight David Eisenhower.
That Ike was born in Denison, Texas, on October 14, 1890, was confirmed by his mother.
The reason this blessing came to the Eisenhower's in Denison was that Ike's father, David J. Eisenhower, worked as a wiper for the MKT in the Dennison railyards.
From the nine-foot statue of Eisenhower in his WWII uniform, which greets visitors in the yard, through photos and artifacts which occupy every room, the visitor is reminded of the era in which Ike was born.
www.texasescapes.com /DEPARTMENTS/Guest_Columnists/East_Texas_all_things_historical/DenisonBirthPlaceOfPresident1AMD301.htm   (496 words)

 James Denison (Texas Pastor) - Review of his Annual Sermon (10/30/00 BGCT), by Bob L. Ross
Pastor Denison is one of the leaders in the BGCT who oppose the inerrancy of Holy Spirit-inspired Scripture, and he was also featured as speaker at the "Texas Baptists Committed" convocation on July 15, 2000.
Denison's message at the TBC meeting was entitled, "How to End the Baptist Battles," and was printed in the "Committedite" newsletter (September 2000) and was carried on the Baptist Standard's website under date of July 24, 2000.
Denison claims there are "eight definitions" and "twelve qualifications" regarding the use of the word "inerrant" in relation to the Scriptures, and he concludes that "inerrancy is a term so variously defined" it "has lost its value as a simple, common test of anything" (ibid, pages 23, 24).
members.aol.com /baptistsoftexas/denis01.htm   (1325 words)

 Fishing Lake Texoma
Anglers with Texas licenses may fish in the Texas portions of the reservoir, or purchase a Lake Texoma license ($12) to fish the entire lake.
While largemouth and spotted bass are found lakewide, smallmouths are mostly limited to the bluffs around Eisenhower State Park, Denison Dam and up the Washita River arm to the Willow Springs area.
As the water warms and bass move offshore, switch to Texas rigged worms, deep diving crankbaits, and surface baits early in the morning.
www.tpwd.state.tx.us /fishboat/fish/recreational/lakes/texoma   (963 words)

 Denison, Texas Saucer Report, 1878-UFO Casebook Files
Our Denison story took place in 1878, several years before the Wright Brothers claimed their first flight.
The daily newspaper of the day, The Denison Daily News, reported that a farmer, John Martin, who lived six miles north of Denison, claimed to have seen a dark disk in the sky.
One Denison man even drew a sketch of the object he said he saw with lighted porthole with fire streaming in sparks from the rear and green and yellow pulsating lights.
ufocasebook.com /denison1878.html   (1096 words)

 Untitled Document
Denison’s nicknames, “The Infant Wonder”, The Gateway City”, and “The Katy’s Baby” each accurately describe a vibrant, historically rich community
was incorporated on March 7, 1873 by an act of the Texas Legislature and was named for a wealthy Vice President George Denison.
The tallest building in Texas in the 1890’s was in Denison.
www.denisontexas.com /thist.htm   (808 words)

 Inductory history of Denison Texas
Denison turned out en masse for it's arrival, but since the community was yet unorganized, there were no ceremonies and the crowd just dissolved into wild celebration.
Denison's population grew to 3,000 in the first 100 days and the building of the city was like magic.
On March 7, 1873, Denison was incorporated by an act of the Texas Legislature.
www.smalltownbigart.com /history1.htm   (701 words)

 The Redistricting Thicket by Dave Denison - The Texas Observer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The Redistricting Thicket by Dave Denison - The Texas Observer
The great Texas redistricting battle of 2003 is now under sober (ha!) consideration by the U.S. Supreme Court.
Republicans were proud that their new plan was pronounced to be free of racial bias and cleared by the Justice Department at the end of 2003.
www.texasobserver.org /article.php?aid=2154   (3265 words)

 Incentives - Denison Development Alliance - Denison, Texas
Denison can issue tax-exempt bonds to finance land and depreciable property for manufacturing facilities.
The Denison Community Investment Corporation has one million dollars available that can be loaned to businesses for the acquisition of property or equipment.
Denison may pay for a portion of moving costs incurred when a business relocates or expands to Denison.
www.denisontx.org /industrial/business/incentives.htm   (394 words)

 Denison, Texas TX, city profile (Grayson County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Texas > All counties > Grayson County > Denison
Denison is a city in Grayson County, in the Sherman-Denison metro area.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Denison was $17,685, compared with $21,587 nationally.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=26348   (633 words)

 Test your Texas history knowledge | Chron.com - Houston Chronicle   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Richard King was the founder of the famous King Ranch in South Texas.
The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the 2005 population of Harris County at 3,693,050.
In the '50s when he was president, he came back to Texas a few days to observe the effects of a seven-year drought.
www.chron.com /disp/story.mpl/headline/features/4171119.html   (624 words)

 City of Denison, Texas - Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The City of Denison is pleased to offer this website as a tool for people to access city information and services.
The Denison City Council is committed to continued improvement of our ability to communicate with the public and expanding our availability to those needing or desiring to do business with the City of Denison.
The Denison City Staff values the privilege of being able to serve the citizens of Denison.
www.ci.denison.tx.us /Community/index.asp   (165 words)

 Sherman, Texas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sherman is a city in Grayson County, Texas, United States.
Founded in 1849, it is the oldest college or university in Texas operating under its original charter.
Grayson County College in neighboring Denison serves the Sherman population.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sherman,_Texas   (625 words)

 Northeast Texas Station Archive - Denison, Texas (Grayson County)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Also, the musuems' collection of waycars (cabeese) and a rare modified F9 booster, all lettered in MKT of course, are still next door to the station.
One of the Denison TV stations has been the major leasor of the depot since the musuem moved across the street.
We are the new owners of the Denison KATY Depot, Lek Robinson.
txdepot.railfan.net /Denison.html   (138 words)

 Denison - Introduction
StratovolcanoA vent in the surface of the Earth through which magma and associated gases and ash erupt; also, the form or structure (usually conical) that is produced by the ejected material.
Mount Denison lies at the SW end of this volcanic chain, which also includes Steller, Kukak, and Devils Desk volcanoes.
Orientation of lava flows and a thick cross-bedded tephra deposit suggest that a vent is located near Mount Denison (Swanson, in Wood and Kienle 1990).
www.avo.alaska.edu /volcanoes/volcinfo.php?volcname=Denison   (169 words)

 34th President, Eisenhower's Birthplace State Historical Park, General Dwight David Eisenhower, born Denison, Texas, ...
On the morning of October 14, 1890, Dwight David Eisenhower was born in a modest two-story frame house at the corner of Lamar Avenue and Day Street in Denison, Texas.
The future leader of the free world in war and peace was born in a railroad neighborhood, with the family home nestled within a few yards of three railroad lines.
Denison, Texas: Links, History and more for the City of Denison, Grayson County, Texas.
www.eisenhowerbirthplace.org   (553 words)

 eBay - denison texas, Postcards Paper, Maps, Atlases, Globes items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Denison, Texas Yellow Jackets old felt beanie 1940 's
Denison, Texas - Baptist Church - early 1900's - unused
Denison TX Grayson County Texas 2005 AERIAL CD Map
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 Denison Real Estate Agents, Denison Homes For Sale, REALTORS and Denison
HomeGain provides Denison, Texas real estate information and resources to guide homeowners and homebuyers through the process of selling and buying a house, condo or other Denison realty property.
HomeGain has services to help you find a top Denison real estate broker or agent, get the value of your Denison home and a comparative market analysis (CMA), view Denison real estate and MLS listings, prepare your home for sale, and more.
Cuando se registre para encontrar un agente de bienes raices en Denison, simplemente indique que necesita un agente que habla Español.
www.homegain.com /local_real_estate/TX/denison.html   (479 words)

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