Details for The Howell-Linscomb Home

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5361011484


Marker Number 11484
Atlas Number 5361011484
Marker Title The Howell-Linscomb Home
Index Entry Howell-Linscomb Home
Address 1212 W Pine St.
City Orange
County Orange
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 428493
UTM Northing 3329590
Subject Codes
Marker Year 1981
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Daniel Webster Howell (1855-1930), a carpenter and contractor, built this two-story galleried residence in 1900-03 for his wife Amanda (Sellers) (1857-1924) and their ten children. In 1918 they sold the house to Milam L. Linscomb, a local barber, and his wife Sletia. They resided here with their two children until 1927. Representative of the early days of Orange's growth as a lumber center, the ornate Victorian home features intricate gingerbread detailing. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1981

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