Details for Dulaney Cottage (Atlas Number 5085001296)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5085001296


Marker Number 1296
Atlas Number 5085001296
Marker Title Dulaney Cottage
Index Entry Dulaney Cottage
Address 311 S. Chestnut St.
City McKinney
County Collin
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 722489
UTM Northing 3675391
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Victorian (architectural term); medical topics and health professionals
Marker Year 1977
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Chestnut Square
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text A surgeon in the Confederate Army, Dr. Joseph E. Dulaney (d. 1877) came to McKinney after the Civil War (1861-65) and married Lucy Ann Field (1844-1941), daughter of Collin County pioneers. In 1875 he built this Victorian home with its numerous gables and fine porch detailing. Mrs. Dulaney lived here until 1910 with her children Corinne (d.1960) and Joseph Field Dulaney (d.1968), a pharmacist who donated land across the street for a public library.** Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1977***