Details for Henry Rosenberg Home (Atlas Number 5167007165)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5167007165


Marker Number 7165
Atlas Number 5167007165
Marker Title Henry Rosenberg Home
Index Entry Rosenberg, Henry, Home
Address 1306 Market St.
City Galveston
County Galveston
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 326878
UTM Northing 3243464
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1962
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size RTHL medallion
Marker Text Built 1859. Architectural and historical interest: formerly widely known for its art treasures and paintings. Much of the materials were imported form Switzerland. Elegant in design. Handcarved-plaster ceilings. Has 8 marble fireplaces. Outside structure is plaster over brick. Carved rosewood interior, high ceilings, and tall wall mirrors. Styled more after the manner of the times of the South, when wealth and elegance showed in the homes.