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TWO MILE, TX

TWO MILE, TEXAS. Two Mile, a small farming community twelve miles east of Milano in eastern Milam County, took its name from Two Mile Creek, which was two miles from Nashville-on-the-Brazos. In 1903 the Two Mile community had two one-teacher schools-one for nineteen white students and the other for twenty black students. The community was not labeled on county highway maps in the 1940s.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 
Lelia M. Batte, History of Milam County, Texas (San Antonio: Naylor, 1956).
Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl

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Handbook of Texas Online, Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl, "Two Mile, TX," accessed May 27, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hvt73.

Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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