Details for Refugio City Hall (Atlas Number 5391004231)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5391004231


Marker Number 4231
Atlas Number 5391004231
Marker Title Refugio City Hall
Index Entry Refugio City Hall
Address 613 Commerce St.
City Refugio
County Refugio
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 669095
UTM Northing 3131532
Subject Codes Colonial Revival; buildings; Federal programs; design and construction; institutional buildings
Marker Year 1990
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 613 Commerce St., Refugio
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Located on the city's original public square, this muncipal structure was erected in 1935-36 during the administration of Mayor Leonard Jeter. Designed by Irving H. Dunbar and built with financial assistance from the federal Public Works Administration, it was dedicated in a grand opening celebration on April 29, 1936. Exhibiting elements of the Spanish Colonial revival style, the building features a tile roof and arcaded front porch.