This typical agricultural community
located on the table-flat South Plains of the Texas
Panhandle (U.S. 87 south of Lubbock) was established in
1908 as a stop on the Panhandle & Santa Fe
Railroad.O'Donnell was named for a railroad official.
The Hometown of Dan Blocker, "Hoss Cartwright" from the hit TV Western show Bonanza;
he is remembered with a statue in downtown park across
Housed in 1925, two-story bank
building that remains in original condition. Exhibits
include old telephone system, organ, bedroom furniture,
kitchen equipment, law and doctor offices, parlor setting
and early church exhibit. Open Mon. - Sat. 9 - 11 a.m., 2
- 5 p.m.; Sun. 2 -5 p.m. Eighth & Doak Sts.