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Nacogdoches in Nacogdoches County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Home of Adolphus Sterne

 
 
Home of Adolphus Sterne Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, March 31, 2010
1. Home of Adolphus Sterne Marker
Inscription. A pioneer citizen of Nacogdoches. Born in Cologne, Germany, April 5, 1801. Alcalde at Nacogdoches under the Mexican Government, member of the Congress of the Republic of Texas. Died March 27, 1859. Buried in Nacogdoches. Here General Sam Houston made his home both before and after his marriage. The door of Adolphus Sterne was ever open to all the world.
 
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 9356.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 31° 36.036′ N, 94° 39.054′ W. Marker is in Nacogdoches, Texas, in Nacogdoches County. Marker is on South Lanana Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 211 S. Lanana Street, Nacogdoches TX 75961, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Bivouac and Banquet for The New Orleans' Greys (within shouting distance of this marker); Eugenia Sterne Park (within shouting distance of this marker); "The Treaty" (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Haden Edwards (approx. 0.2
Front of house. image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, March 31, 2010
2. Front of house.
miles away); Oak Grove Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); John S. Roberts (approx. mile away); Charles Standfield Taylor (approx. mile away); Homesite of John S. Roberts (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Nacogdoches.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsSettlements & SettlersWar, Texas Independence
 
Home of Adolphus Sterne image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, March 31, 2010
3. Home of Adolphus Sterne
Hoya Memorial Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, March 31, 2010
4. Hoya Memorial Library Marker
National Register of Historic Places image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, March 31, 2010
5. National Register of Historic Places
 
 
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