History of swiss avenue dallas
Swiss Avenue Historic District. After a group of French, Belgain, and Swiss settlers known as the La Reunion Colony failed in their attempt to establish a utopian community just west of the Trinity River in 1855, several of the remaining settlers chose to remain in DallasOne of Dallas' most beloved Mother's Day traditions, the 46th annual Swiss Avenue Historic District Home Tour will open doors to five storied residences over Mothers Day weekend, May 1112. history of swiss avenue dallas
Early years ( ) On the eve of the Civil War in 1861, Dallas County voted in favor of secession. On 8 June of that year, a state of war was declared, and citizens were very supportive of the effort. The town was a long way from any battles, and suffered no damage from the war.