Details for Stricker-Sneed House (Atlas Number 5395010951)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5395010951

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Marker Number 10951
Atlas Number 5395010951
Marker Title Stricker-Sneed House
Index Entry Stricker-Sneed House
Address 503 Pin Oak
City Calvert
County Robertson
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 722457
UTM Northing 3429944
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1973
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Victorian house built in 1900 by Herman L. and Katy Stricker, business, civic, social leaders. Stricker was a jeweler; his wife, daughter of Confederate General William H. Hamman. Mrs. Stricker led in movement to erect League of Women's meeting house, now the Calvert Library building. In 1913, banker H. Marvin Sneed and his wife Cara (Weber) bought the house; their heirs sold it to Mr. and Mrs. Kimbrough Gray, 1970. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1973