Details for Atkinson-Morris House (Atlas Number 5277008182)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5277008182

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Marker Number 8182
Atlas Number 5277008182
Marker Title Atkinson-Morris House
Index Entry Atkinson-Morris House
Address 802 Fitzhugh Ave.
City Paris
County Lamar
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 263818
UTM Northing 3728184
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Victorian (architectural term)
Marker Year 1972
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built about 1890 by Jethro D. Atkinson, bank director and owner of Paris' first shoe store. Bought 1910 by social leaders, Dr. Eugene Felder Morris and wife Elizabeth. A fine example of Victorian style prevailing here before the great 1916 Paris fire. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1972