Details for Old Garza Home (Atlas Number 5247006054)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5247006054


Marker Number 6054
Atlas Number 5247006054
Marker Title Old Garza Home
Index Entry Garza Home, Old
Address 602 E. Santa Clara St.
City Hebbronville
County Jim Hogg
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 532458
UTM Northing 3020648
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1962
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 602 E. Santa Clara Street, Hebbronville
Marker Size Medallion Only
Marker Text Don Bonifacia Garza built (1893) and owned this dwelling (with adobe and grass roof) and distributed water from here in a two-wheel cart drawn by mule, whose customary greetings was poetry. Home of several pioneer families until 1960, then the house for 20 years of school teacher Miss Emilia Davila of the only private Spanish school in south Jim Hogg County.