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Old I.V. Davis Homestead

 
 
Old I.V. Davis Homestead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, November 25, 2007
1. Old I.V. Davis Homestead Marker
Inscription. On land granted by Mexico in 1835, just before Texas Revolution, this house was built in 1875. Owner Isaac Van Zandt Davis (1843-1897) worked in the General Land Office. Greek revival style home has 22” thick walls of stone quarried at Oak Hill.
 
Erected 1968 by the State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 14170.)
 
Location. 30° 15.703′ N, 97° 45.815′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from Virginia Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1610 Virginia Ave, Austin TX 78704, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rocky Cliff (approx. mile away); Michael Paggi House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dawson Stone House (approx. half a mile away); Andrew Jackson Zilker (approx. half a mile away); Barton Springs (approx. half a mile away); Seaholm Power Plant (approx. 0.7 miles away); Shoal Creek (approx. mile away); Swedes of Texas (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Austin.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Old I.V. Davis Homestead image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, November 25, 2007
2. Old I.V. Davis Homestead
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 723 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
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