Freedman's Cemetery This area of Dallas County was settled by former African American slaves shortly after the conclusion of the American Civil War. Freedman's Cemetery, a graveyard for African Americans, was established in 1869 on one acre of land purchased by trustee Sam Eakins. http://www.texasescapes.com/Cemeteries/Dallas-TX-Freedmans-Cemetery.htm
Old Red Museum of Dallas County History & Culture, Dallas, Texas - Built in 1892, it serves as a symbol of Dallas heritage. The beautifully restored Old Red Courthouse contains some of Dallas County’s most fascinating historical artifacts.