Details for John F. Wallace House (Atlas Number 5161009910)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5161009910


Marker Number 9910
Atlas Number 5161009910
Marker Title John F. Wallace House
Index Entry Wallace, John F.
Address 101 S. 9th St.
City Teague
County Freestone
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 760420
UTM Northing 3501940
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; state official; Tudor Revival (Architectural style)
Marker Year 1987
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location corner of 9th and Main
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Pharmacist John F. Wallace (1861-1966) moved to Teague in 1908. He lived at this address as early as 1912 and built this house for his family about 1928. John F. Wallace represented Freestone County in the Texas House of Representatives from 1921 to 1930 and was later appointed to the State Board of Control for three terms. The "Tudor Revival" style home features a high-pitched front gable and a gabled central entry vestibule. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1987