Details for Alexander and Alma Oppenheimer Halff House (Atlas Number 5029000112)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5029000112

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Marker Number 112
Atlas Number 5029000112
Marker Title Alexander and Alma Oppenheimer Halff House
Index Entry Halff, Alexander and Alma Oppenheimer
Address 601 Howard Street
City San Antonio
County Bexar
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 548876
UTM Northing 3257068
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Classical Revival (architectural style); design and construction; women
Marker Year 1997
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 601 Howard Street, San Antonio at West Laurel
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Built in 1904, this was the home of merchant, banker, rancher and civic leader Alexander Hart Halff and Alma (Oppenheimer) Halff, both members of prominent local families. This imposing residence was designed by C.A. Coughlin and Atlee B. Ayres and merges late 19th century architectural elements with early 20th century modernism. Features of the house include a pressed metal roof and boxed eaves. The family lived here until 1963. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1997

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Alexander and Alma Oppenheimer Halff House
Alexander and Alma Oppenheimer Halff House