Details for Trueheart-Adriance Building (Atlas Number 5167011582)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5167011582


Marker Number 11582
Atlas Number 5167011582
Marker Title Trueheart-Adriance Building
Index Entry Trueheart-Adriance Building
Address 212 22nd Street
City Galveston
County Galveston
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 325841
UTM Northing 3243350
Subject Codes design and construction
Marker Year 1973
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Designed in neo-renaissance, high Victorian style by Nicholas J. Clayton, noted architect, for H. M. Trueheart & Co., first chartered realty firm in Texas, founded by John O. Trueheart in 1857. H. M. Trueheart joined his father in 1866, admitted John Adriance as a partner in 1871, and built this structure in 1882. After H. M. Trueheart retired in 1906, the firm continued through 1953 as John Adriance & Sons. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1973 Restored by the Junior League of Galveston