Details for Maigne-Walther House (Atlas Number 5083003187)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5083003187

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Marker Number 3187
Atlas Number 5083003187
Marker Title Maigne-Walther House
Index Entry Maigne-Walther House
Address 904 Live Oak Street
City Columbus
County Colorado
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 737639
UTM Northing 3289002
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; German immigrants/immigration
Marker Year 1973
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 904 Live Oak, Columbus
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Raised cottage with parapeted balustrade. Built 1869 by Charles Mainge. Siding and floors are of pine; interior walls, cypress. Foundations and fireplaces are of handmade bricks. Square nails were used in construction. Several short-term ownerships were followed by sale in 1910 to R. H. Walther, a bookkeeper and merchant, who served 1914-26 on staff of county tax collector. His daughters Grace and Rosanna Walther now own, preserve house. RTHL - 1973