Details for Historic Houston Street Victorian Cottage (Atlas Number 5315008050)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5315008050


Marker Number 8050
Atlas Number 5315008050
Marker Title Historic Houston Street Victorian Cottage
Index Entry Houston Street Victorian Cottage
Address 312 Houston St.
City Jefferson
County Marion
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 373602
UTM Northing 3624688
Subject Codes Victorian (architectural term); women
Marker Year 1970
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Situated near ferry that brought riches to early Jefferson. First known owners (1851): John M. and Nancy Dollehite. A distinguished occupant: Mrs. Ernestine Sterne, 1872-1875 Jefferson postmaster. Restored by Mrs. Katherine R. Wise, owner since 1946. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1970