Details for Hill-O'Connor-Howard House (Atlas Number 5469006551)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5469006551


Marker Number 6551
Atlas Number 5469006551
Marker Title Hill-O'Connor-Howard House
Index Entry Hill-O'Connor-Howard House
Address 802 W. Power Street
City Victoria
County Victoria
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 694039
UTM Northing 3187844
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Victorian (architectural term)
Marker Year 1981
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 802 W. Power St.,Victoria
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text This two-story brick residence was constructed in 1898-99 for attorney Joe L. Hill. In 1905 it was sold to Mary V. O'Connor, widow of prominent Victoria rancher Dennis O'Connor. During her family's ownership, the house was occupied by George Howard, bookkeeper for the extensive oil, ranching and banking enterprises of the O'Connor family. A center of early social activity in the city, the house features detailing of the Victorian style. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1981


Hill-O'Connor-Howard House (RTHL)
Hill-O'Connor-Howard House (RTHL)