Details for Old Cornelson-Fehr House (Atlas Number 5021009173)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5021009173


Marker Number 9173
Atlas Number 5021009173
Marker Title Old Cornelson-Fehr House
Index Entry Cornelson-Fehr House, Old
Address 702 S. Main St.
City Bastrop
County Bastrop
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 661874
UTM Northing 3331793
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1967
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 702 S. Main St., Bastrop
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Originated 1850 as frame cabin of John Cornelson. Enlarged after 1854 by Joe Fehr, who used brick from Lottmans' kiln, east of town. Texas Legislature in 1954 designated building and area an historic shrine of Texas. Now Bastrop County Museum. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1967