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Keywords:James S. Gillett, Mexican War
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Dimensions4288 x 2848
Original file size6.43 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken2-Nov-12 15:50
Date modified2-Nov-12 15:50
Shooting Conditions

Camera modelNIKON D90
Focal length34 mm
Focal length (35mm)51 mm
Max lens aperturef/4.3
Exposure1/200 at f/7.1
FlashNot fired, auto mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Unknown
ISO speedISO 200
Metering modePattern
Digital zoom1x
Gillett, James S.

Gillett, James S.

Lampasas County, Texas
Oak Hill Cemetery
31 04.462' N 98 11.880' W

Historical Marker: (1810-1874) Lawyer and frontier fighter. Born in Kentucky. Attained rank of Major in Mexican War, 1846-49. He was elected to the 3rd Texas Legislature, serving 1849-50. Appointed by Gov. P. H. Bell, he was Adjutant General of Texas, Nov. 24, 1851, to Feb. 4, 1856. He was again in the Texas Rangers in 1859-60 and served under Confederacy in Civil War, 1861-65. He married Elizabeth Harper. One of their children was famed Texas Ranger James B. Gillett.