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Lathrop Discovery Oil Well Longview
Lathrop Discovery Oil Well The third successful well drilled in the East Texas Oil Field was located in northwest Longview. Drilling began on December 3 1930 and was completed on January 26 1931. Its discovery defined the northern boundary of one giant lake of underground oil.....
Big Inch Oil Pipeline Longview
Big Inch Oil Pipeline The front end of a two foot diameter and 1400 mile long pipeline. When completed in 1943 it safely delivered oil to East Coast refineries to help the Allied war effort.....
LeTourneau University Longview
Letourneau University Inspired by faith and a spirit of ingenuity LeTourneau University integrates learning living and Christian leadership in a community of integrity academic quality and technological innovation. LeTourneau University was founded in 1946 by noted industrialist and inventor R.G. LeTourneau and his wife Evelyn as LeTourneau Technical Institute of Texas to provide technical training to returning World W....
One Hundred Acres of Heritage Longview
One Hundred Acres Of Heritage In 1990 Longview Downtown Development Corporation initiated a local heritage marker program. These markers are located throughout downtown Longview within the original one hundred acres. Each marker displays a laser-etched historic photo and a brief history and description of the subject.....
Historic Downtown Longview
Historic Downtown In 1870 O.H. Methvin deeded to the Southern Pacific Railroad one hundred acres of land for the price of one dollar. The result was the birth of a new town located in the heart of the East Texas piney woods. Today the original one hundred acres is commonly recognized as downtown Longview. Named for the long view from Rock Hill when railroad surveyors laid out the townsite in 1870. Longview was inco....
Longview Museum of Fine Arts Longview
Longview Museum Of Fine Arts Houses a comprehensive collection of paintings drawings prints and sculpture focusing on artist primarily of the Southwest especially Texans. Presents special exhibits each month.....
Gregg County Historical Museum Longview
Gregg County Historical Museum Housed in the historic Everett Building in Downtown Longview.The many exhibits illustrate the development of Gregg County with numerous artifacts and historic photographs.....
R.G. LeTourneau Museum Longview
R.g. Letourneau Museum Honoring the life of one of Americas greatest inventors entrepreneurs and philanthropists the museum contains personal memorabilia of R.G. Letourneau and scale models of many of his inventions.....
Heritage Plaza Longview
Heritage Plaza Heritage Plaza salutes the life and accomplishments of Gregg county pioneers. The historic wall displays tell the story of Longview during its first one hundred years 1870-1970 and include its role in the oil boom.....
Longview Country Club Longview
Longview Country Club Golf only facitlity features a 18-hole regulation length courseof 5840 yards for a par of 70.The Longview golf course opened in 1965.....
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Longview Events
Longview Area Campgrounds
Watts Rv Park And Recreation Area
2212 Chinaberry Road Gilmer
D And D Rv Park
23470 Farm Road 2767 Kilgore
Sally's Rv Park
Farm Road 2011 East Longview
Longview Area Day Trips
Kilgore
Surrounded by the lush green pine forests and clear blue lakes of East Texas, Kilgore has a long and unusual history that sets the stage for today's unique community.

Plantation owners settled ....