Duster, Texas

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Duster is an unincorporated community in Comanche County, Texas.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Duster was established in 1891, and remained in operation until 1927.[2] The origin of the name "Duster" is obscure.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Duster, Texas
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 5 January 2017.
  3. ^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. pp. 141–142.[permanent dead link]

Coordinates: 32°06′18″N 98°40′36″W / 32.10500°N 98.67667°W / 32.10500; -98.67667