Details for Lowell Smith Home (Atlas Number 5251003077)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5251003077


Marker Number 3077
Atlas Number 5251003077
Marker Title Lowell Smith Home
Index Entry Smith, Lowell, Home
City Rio Vista
County Johnson
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 650694
UTM Northing 3567099
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location from Rio Vista, take FM 916 west 1 mile; private property
Marker Size 14" x 9" Plate & Medallion
Marker Text Of pine and poplar lumber and other materials from an 1850 house acquired by John Wesley Smith, Civil War veteran and banker who came to Johnson County in 1868. Built this home 1887. Used square iron nails.