Details for First Store in Panna Maria (Atlas Number 5255001874)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5255001874


Marker Number 1874
Atlas Number 5255001874
Marker Title First Store in Panna Maria
Index Entry Panna Maria, First Store in
Address 13870 N. FM 81
City Panna Maria
County Karnes
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 607290
UTM Northing 3203771
Subject Codes commercial buildings; markets, merchantiles
Marker Year 1966
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built in 1855; used as a storeroom for landlord's share of Panna Maria crops. The landlord, John Twohig, a devout Catholic, set aside one room of store for the church and school. Owned and operated by the Snoga family since 1918. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1966 Incise in base: Marker furnished by Snoga families in memory of Frank and Annie Snoga