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Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Beyer

Founders of Casa Rio Mexican Restaurant

 
 
Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Beyer Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
1. Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Beyer Marker
Inscription.
This plaque is placed
in memory of
Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Beyer
Founders of Casa Rio Mexican Restaurant

A true pioneer with the vision
to make our river a better and
more beautiful people's place,
Mr. Beyer opened the first
River Walk business here on
October 4, 1946.
Other riverside establishments
followed his foresight and
leadership.

In grateful appreciation this
1st day of December 1977.

 
Erected 1977 by The Beautify San Antonio Association.
 
Location. 29° 25.419′ N, 98° 29.282′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Click for map. Marker is at the base of the covered stairway between the Casa Rio restaurant and the Commerce Street Bridge. Marker is at or near this postal address: 430 E. Commerce Street, San Antonio TX 78205, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Commerce Street Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Father of the River Walk (within shouting distance of this marker); 141st Infantry Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker); The Torch of Friendship
Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Beyer Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
2. Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Beyer Marker
Along the River Walk at the Casa Rio restaurant.
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 250th Anniversary of the Founding of San Antonio (about 300 feet away); Stevens Building (about 400 feet away); Congressman Henry B. Gonzalez (about 400 feet away); The Acequias of San Antonio (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in San Antonio.
 
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Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Beyer Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
3. Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Beyer Marker
Behind yellow umbrella at Casa Rio hostess station along River Walk.
Casa Rio Restaurant from Commerce Street Bridge image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
4. Casa Rio Restaurant from Commerce Street Bridge
Stairway leads to River Walk and marker.
Casa Rio Restaurant along River Walk image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
5. Casa Rio Restaurant along River Walk
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 899 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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