Details for Dr. Theodore Koester Home (Atlas Number 5091001280)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5091001280


Marker Number 1280
Atlas Number 5091001280
Marker Title Dr. Theodore Koester Home
Index Entry Koester, Dr. Theodore, Home
Address 421 S. Seguin Street
City New Braunfels
County Comal
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 585107
UTM Northing 3285889
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; medical topics and health professionals; German immigrants/immigration
Marker Year 1970
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 421 S. Seguin St., New Braunfels
Marker Size Medallion and plate
Marker Text Constructed 1859 of cedar, oak, and limestone, a dumb waiter, and speaking tubes on each floor. The versatile Koester (1817-1877) was physician to German Immigration Co. In this house he ran doctor's offices, pharamacy, and bakery. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark --1970