Details for R. L. Perkins Home (Atlas Number 5021009217)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5021009217


Marker Number 9217
Atlas Number 5021009217
Marker Title R. L. Perkins Home
Index Entry Perkins, R. L., Home
Address 1307 Church St.
City Bastrop
County Bastrop
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 661792
UTM Northing 3332635
Subject Codes governors; cabins, log houses; national/federal official
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 1307 Church St., Bastrop
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Boyhood home of Joseph L. Sayers, U. S. Congressman, Texas governor (1899 - 1903); chairman, Board of Regents, University of Texas. Built before 1851. Texas dog-trot style. Hand-pegged and grooved heart pine. Ell, porches, hall, bay window, 2nd story, stairs added later. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965