Details for St. Joseph's School (Atlas Number 5255004459)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5255004459


Marker Number 4459
Atlas Number 5255004459
Marker Title St. Joseph's School
Index Entry St. Joseph's School
Address CR 382
City Panna Maria
County Karnes
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 607454
UTM Northing 3203705
Subject Codes educational topics; Polish immigrants/immigration
Marker Year 1966
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built 1868. Oldest Polish private school in America. Since 1855, classes had been held in various sites. This was the first school building in the colony at Panna Maria. Teachers lived upstairs and classes were held on the ground floor. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1966