Marfa in Presidio County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
El Paisano Hotel
Erected 1979 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1422.)
Location. 30° 18.739′ N, 104° 1.316′ W. Marker is in Marfa, Texas, in Presidio County. Marker is at the intersection of North Highland Street and West Texas Street, on the left when traveling north on North Highland Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 207 North Highland Street, Marfa TX 79843, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Presidio County Courthouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Humphris-Humphreys House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hunter Gymnasium (approx. ¼ mile away); Blackwell School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort D.A. Russell (approx. 0.6 miles away); Building 98, Fort D. A. Russell (approx. 0.8 miles away); Presidio (approx. one mile away); Presidio County (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Marfa.
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Also see . . .
1. Paisano Pass. As referenced on the marker, the hotel takes its' name from nearby Paisano Pass (Submitted on January 15, 2010, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas.)
2. El Paisano Hotel, Wikipedia Article. (Submitted on January 15, 2010, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas.)
3. Texas film classic "Giant", Wikipedia article. Hotel was location headquarters for the cast and crew of the Texas film classic Giant (1956) for six weeks in the summer of 1955. (Submitted on January 15, 2010, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas.)
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