Details for The Hochwald House (Atlas Number 5203010180)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5203010180


Marker Number 10180
Atlas Number 5203010180
Marker Title The Hochwald House
Index Entry Hochwald, Isaac
Address 211 W. Grand Ave.
City Marshall
County Harrison
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 370854
UTM Northing 3602091
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Classical Revival (architectural style); Victorian (architectural term)
Marker Year 1979
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text An orphan, Isaac ("Ike") Hochwald (1865-1956) came to Marshall in 1877 as the ward of Lionel Kahn. He joined Kahn's mercantile firm and became a prosperous businessman. Hochwald was a school trustee, member of several fraternal groups, and one of the organizers of the East Texas Baseball League. He and his wife Amelia (Raphel) built this Victorian residence in 1894-95. Classical revival detailing was added in 1912. The Hochwald family lived here until 1956. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1978