Details for Home of William Christian Papenberg (Atlas Number 5089003935)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5089003935


Marker Number 3935
Atlas Number 5089003935
Marker Title Home of William Christian Papenberg
Index Entry Papenberg, William Christian, Home of
Address 900 Bowie Street
City Columbus
County Colorado
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 737780
UTM Northing 3289046
Subject Codes county official; houses, residential buildings; local law enforcement officer
Marker Year 1973
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 900 Bowie St., Columbus
Marker Size 14" x 24"
Marker Text (1870-1958) District clerk for 38 years in Colorado County. Born in Illinois. Educated as a teacher, came to Texas (1899) in that profession. Moved to Columbus (1904) and became clerk in 1908. This house that he and his wife Emma (Buescher) built in 1914 remains in the family. RTHL - 1973