Details for Old Baldwin Home (Atlas Number 5147008837)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5147008837

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Marker Number 8837
Atlas Number 5147008837
Marker Title Old Baldwin Home
Index Entry Baldwin Home, Old
Address 708 Main St.
City Windom
County Fannin
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 778353
UTM Northing 3717792
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1967
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size RTHL medallion
Marker Text Mid-Victorian architecture; built 1890s by John Baldwin. His cotton gin patrons -- 70 or 80 per day -- were guests at meals in the home. During early 1940s many legislators, two governors -- Coke Stevenson, W. L. O'Daniel -- were entertained here. RTHL - 1967