Details for Home of Capt. A. J. Harris (Atlas Number 5027002527)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5027002527


Marker Number 2527
Atlas Number 5027002527
Marker Title Home of Capt. A. J. Harris
Index Entry Harris, A. J., Capt., Home of
Address 1001 Tenth Ave.
City Belton
County Bell
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 646091
UTM Northing 3438083
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; state official
Marker Year 1966
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location University of Mary-Hardin Baylor, Tenth Ave. north of Harris St., near Farris Hall
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text State Senator, Confederate veteran, lawyer, teacher at Salado College. Birthplace of Harris' grandson, famous World War II General, Walton Harris Walker. Home was built in 1866 of limestone quarried nearby. Mortar contains horsehair. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1966