Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Swedish Log Cabin
Home, 1848, of newly arrived Gustaf Palm family; a social center for early immigrants.
Preserved through efforts of Louis Palm, Carl T. Widen. Texas Swedish Pioneer Association and others.
Erected 1966 by the State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 14405.)
Location. 30° 16.136′ N, 97° 46.375′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from Barton Springs Road. Click for map. Marker is in Zilker Park Botanical Gardens. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2200 Barton Springs Rd, Austin TX 78746, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Swedes of Texas (a few steps from this marker); Esperanza School Building (a few steps from this marker); Ashford McGill House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Clay Pit Bucket Tower (approx. 0.3 miles away); Andrew Jackson Zilker (approx. 0.3 miles Barton Springs (approx. 0.3 miles away); Travis County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Austin High School (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Austin.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
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