Details for Austin Street Mercantile (Atlas Number 5315008012)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5315008012


Marker Number 8012
Atlas Number 5315008012
Marker Title Austin Street Mercantile
Index Entry Austin Street Mercantile
Address 107 W. Austin Street
City Jefferson
County Marion
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 374069
UTM Northing 3625118
Subject Codes markets, merchantiles
Marker Year 1970
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Austin St., across from Courthouse
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Building. Typical of city's heyday as greatest inland port in southwest. Erected before 1866. Housed offices, grocery, saloon, drugstore. A famous owner was Sallie Harrison, given this building (1882) on her marriage to C. A. Culberson, later to become governor and U. S. Senator. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1970