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

Regan House

 
 
Regan House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gregory Walker
1. Regan House Marker
Inscription. Dominick H. Regan (1842-1927) was an Irish immigrant, Union Civil War veteran, and merchant in Corpus Christi and Indianola. He married Mary Hogan (d. 1894) and they became the parents of 13 children. Regan expanded his general stores to Victoria, Cuero, and Texana, and had this house built in Indianola in 1883. After devastating hurricanes in 1875 and 1886, Regan had the house moved to Victoria and rebuilt under the supervision of architect Jules Leffland. A fine example of Italianate Victorian design, the Regan house features jigsawn porch detailing and polygonal bay windows.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1996

 
Erected 1996 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4234.)
 
Location. 28° 47.653′ N, 97° 0.299′ W. Marker is in Victoria, Texas, in Victoria County. Marker is at the intersection of South De Leon Street and East Murray Street, on the right when traveling south on South De Leon Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 507 S De Leon St, Victoria TX 77901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Home of Empresario Martín de León (approx. ¼ mile away); De Leon Plaza
Regan House Marker to left of house. image. Click for full size.
By Gregory Walker
2. Regan House Marker to left of house.
(approx. 0.4 miles away); 1892 Victoria County Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Guadalupe River (approx. half a mile away); Fernando de Leon (approx. 1.2 miles away); Doña Patricia de la Garza de Leon (approx. 1.2 miles away); Silvestre de Leon (approx. 1.2 miles away); Don Martin de León (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Victoria.
 
Also see . . .
1. Indianola, TX, article in Handbook of Texas Online. (Submitted on June 21, 2016, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas.)
2. Indianola Hurricanes article at Handbook of Texas Online. (Submitted on June 21, 2016, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 22, 2016.
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