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Fort Worth in Tarrant County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Thannisch Block Building

 
 
Thannisch Block Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, May 22, 2010
1. Thannisch Block Building Marker
Inscription. The eastern portion of this structure was built in 1906-07 by Col. Thomas Marion Thannisch (1853-1935), one of north Fort Worth's early developers. Designed for use as a hotel and office space to serve the Stockyards community and trade, the building was expanded in 1913. The three story commercial structure features decorative brickwork, chevron designs in the upper story, and corbeled parapet.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1983

(lower plaque)
Historic Hotels of America
National Trust for Historic Preservation
 
Erected 1983 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 5278.)
 
Location. 32° 47.336′ N, 97° 20.923′ W. Marker is in Fort Worth, Texas, in Tarrant County. Marker is on East Exchange Avenue east of North Main Street (U.S. 287), on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Located just to the left of the entrance to the Stockyard Hotel. Marker is at or near this postal address: 108 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth TX 76164, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Worth Stock Yards Entrance (a few steps from this marker); Thomas B. Saunders Family (within shouting distance
Thannisch Block Building & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, May 22, 2010
2. Thannisch Block Building & Marker
of this marker); The First Bulldogger (within shouting distance of this marker); The Coliseum (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Quarter Horse Shows (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Worth Stockyards Horse and Mule Barns (about 600 feet away); Fort Worth Livestock Exchange (about 600 feet away); Fort Worth Stock Yards Company (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Worth.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
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