Native Americans of the region preferred to make important decisions under those trees - the so-called Council Oaks.
The Austin "treaty oak" is the last representative of the council oaks in Austin and
stands here now for more than 500 years. It got a special popularity and attention when it was poisened in the year 1989.
als er 1989 vergiftet wurde.
Two Thirds of the tree were removed in order des Baums sind daraufhin entfernt worden, um den übrigen Teil zu bewahren.
503 Baylor St. between West 5th und 6th Streets
Treaty Oak, Austin