Details for Bartels-Wirtz House (Atlas Number 5089000312)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5089000312


Marker Number 312
Atlas Number 5089000312
Marker Title Bartels-Wirtz House
Index Entry Bartels-Wirtz House
Address 1216 Live Oak St.
City Columbus
County Colorado
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 737666
UTM Northing 3288649
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; German immigrants/immigration; markets, merchantiles
Marker Year 1973
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 1216 Live Oak St., Columbus; marker reported to be in storage 5/2011
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Distinctions of this Victorian cottage: gable window with star tracery, decorative bargeboard, carpenter's lace. Stained glass entrance doors are duplicated at back of the front hall. Anton Bartles, from Aldenburg, North Germany, came here in 1869; built this house about 1886; was an Alderman, 1889. Later owners have included the Will Wirtz family in 1920s and 30s; Felix Fehrenkamp; Mrs. Isabel Moeller. RTHL 1973