Garrett Street – Who Was It Named For?

Many of us, including yours truly, have reported for duty at 1904 N. Garrett in old east Dallas, aka “8’s”, or “Fire Station #8”. Few however know the story of the remarkable man behind the street name, nor of the connection between him and the Dallas Fire Department. Local historian Steven Butler has a short bio of the man on WRR’s website that is well worth reading. You can access the story by clicking HERE.

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