Details for "The Magnolias" (Atlas Number 5315008067)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5315008067


Marker Number 8067
Atlas Number 5315008067
Marker Title "The Magnolias"
Index Entry Magnolias
Address Broadwy and Friou
City Jefferson
County Marion
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 373285
UTM Northing 3625706
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; women
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text 1867. Built by Lucy Ann, wife of Dan Alley, donor of half of Jefferson's townsite. Near 100th birthday, house retains fine style. Has handmade columns, massive hewn sills, wide pine board floors. Here was organized 1881 Club, oldest member and pioneer unit in Texas State Federation of Women's Clubs. Also (on Feb. 22, 1955) birthplace of Martha McCraw Chapter of the D. A. R. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1965