Details for Miller's Store (Atlas Number 5177003381)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5177003381


Marker Number 3381
Atlas Number 5177003381
Marker Title Miller's Store
Index Entry Miller's Store
City Waelder
County Gonzales
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 664640
UTM Northing 3285940
Subject Codes commercial buildings; markets, merchantiles
Marker Year 1968
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Hwy. 90 W, Waelder.
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Erected 1900-1901 by R. L. Miller and Sons. Now owned by 4th generation of family. First store established 1866. Unique bannister features wooden balls carved by the contractor "Cap" Smith. Bullet holes in awning testify to rowdy early era. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1968.