Shared Photo:Original Log Cabin of Collin McKinney (1766-1861

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I wanted to share this family photo of Collin McKinney with the community. Location: Finch Park, McKinney, Collin County, Texas.
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in The Tree House by Jon Czarowitz G2G6 Mach 4 (40.0k points)

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Cool Picture!! Is it still standing? Thanks
by John Noel G2G6 Pilot (712k points)
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No, it burned down sometime after 1956, but was replaced with a model of the cabin.

As far as I know this was the only photo made when in its early time and that to advertise McKinney, Texas as a historical site. A number of different post cads sold or were given out to school children. The school classes had to tell about McKinney on paper.

Jon

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