Details for L. T. Lester Home (Atlas Number 5381002983)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5381002983


Marker Number 2983
Atlas Number 5381002983
Marker Title L. T. Lester Home
Index Entry Lester, L. T. Home
Address 310 8th St
City Canyon
County Randall
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 231842
UTM Northing 3874784
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1967
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 310 8th Street, Canyon
Marker Size 14" x 24"
Marker Text Built 1904; mantel pieces for 4 fireplaces, 2 marble lavatories bought in Kansas City, Mo. Site of political, social, church gatherings. Lester - buffalo hunter and cattleman - settled here, 1889; opened first bank, 1900. Active in civic affairs, he helped bring West Texas State University here, 1910. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1967