Details for The Isgrig House (Atlas Number 5083002657)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5083002657


Marker Number 2657
Atlas Number 5083002657
Marker Title The Isgrig House
Index Entry Isgrig House, The
Address 436 Smith Street
City Columbus
County Colorado
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 737939
UTM Northing 3289539
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; African American topics; design and construction
Marker Year 1973
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 436 Smith Street. RTHL medallion reported missing Jun. 2017.
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Late Victorian house with art glass windows, shingled gables, ornate gingerbread trim. Large rooms have 12-foot ceilings. Built in 1898 of clear lumber, hand-picked by the owner, John H. Luck, assisted by Jeff Tanner, a highly respected Negro builder working out of lumber yard of S. K. Seymour. B. F. Isgrig bought the property in 1916; descendants, including a son, Nathan Powderly Isgrig, have since occupied and preserved it. Recorded Texas Historical Landmark - 1973