Details for C. W. Post Home (Atlas Number 5169000601)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5169000601

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Marker Number 601
Atlas Number 5169000601
Marker Title C. W. Post Home
Index Entry Post, C.W., Home
Address 615 West Main
City Post
County Garza
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 277582
UTM Northing 3674952
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; land surveys, land companies, promotional towns; Business topics, general
Marker Year 1964
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 615 West Main, Post
Marker Size plate & medallion
Marker Text Home built 1912 by C. W. Post, Cereal Foods millionaire, founder of town of Post, who promoted Texas settlement and agriculture by selling land on liberal terms, founding industries. With theme, "I Want Quality", Post installed solid oak doors, woodwork, redwood' floors, leather wallpaper. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1964.