Details for John Nance Garner Home (Atlas Number 5463002795)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5463002795

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Marker Number 2795
Atlas Number 5463002795
Marker Title John Nance Garner Home
Index Entry Garner, John Nance
Address 332 North Park Street
City Uvalde
County Uvalde
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 423019
UTM Northing 3231852
Subject Codes state official; houses, residential buildings; national/federal official
Marker Year 1962
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 332 North Park Street, Uvalde.
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Memorial to Ettie R. Garner, secretary to her husband in his long career as a statesman. John Nance Garner, born Nov. 22, 1868, was in Texas Legislature, 1898-1902; U.S. Congress, 1902-1932 (Speaker of the House in last term); Vice-President of the United States, 1933-1941. This home, built 1920, scene of visits of world figures, given to Uvalde by Vice-President Garner and son Tully in 1952. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965.