Details for Fraley-Garland House

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5203010161


Marker Number 10161
Atlas Number 5203010161
Marker Title Fraley-Garland House
Index Entry Fraley-Garland House
Address 700 E. Rusk at Davis St.
City Marshall
County Harrison
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 372204
UTM Northing 3601809
Subject Codes Colonial Revival; Four Square (Architectural style); county official; houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1986
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size 16" x 12"
Marker Text Designed in the American four-square style with colonial revival detailing, this home was built for Clinton Virgil Fraley in 1896. A Confederate soldier captured and held in Union prisons during the Civil War, Fraley moved from his native Kentucky to Marshall in 1866. Here he served as deputy sheriff, tax collector, and constable. Railroad worker Wiley E. Garland bought this home in 1907 and, with his wife, operated it as a boardinghouse for over 50 years. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1986

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