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Treaty Oak, Austin

Treaty Oak - Austin, Texas
Treaty Oak
503 Baylor Street, Austin, TX 78703Map
+1 512 440 5194
Neighborhood: Clarksville
Overview

According to legend, Stephen F. Austin and local Native Americans signed peace treaties at this site, featuring the last of the Council Oaks. In 1991, the tree was poisoned, and a large section died. Support from the community brought an outpouring of gifts and experts to help save North America's most perfect tree specimen. But even with only one-third of the massive tree surviving, it is still a fantastic living statue to Texas history.

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