Details for Omar L. Fletcher Home (Atlas Number 5027001919)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5027001919


Marker Number 1919
Atlas Number 5027001919
Marker Title Omar L. Fletcher Home
Index Entry Fletcher, Omar L., Home
Address 1314. N. 9th St.
City Temple
County Bell
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 658157
UTM Northing 3443146
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; design and construction
Marker Year 1979
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Omar L. Fletcher (1887-1975), a native of Bell County, was an industrialist and civic leader. He and his father James Fletcher were the successors to a family business, started in 1881, which became Fletcher Enterprises, a prominent banking and industrial firm. Ernest Scrivener of San Antonio designed and constructed this house for Fletcher in 1924. The Mediterranean influences include the use of white brick, a tiled roof, and an arched entrance. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1979