Lubbock in Lubbock County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Art deco style office building constructed in 1930 as the new Cotton Exchange Building. Designed by J.B. Davies & Co., Fort Worth, for J.D. Doughty and J.B. Kerby of Weatherford. Now the Carlock Building, it symbolizes the rapid growth of cotton production on the South Plains during the 1920s and the establishment of allied marketing and servicing organizations. Cotton merchandising firms, headed by Charles Paul Carlock and Watson Carlock, have been continuous occupants of the building since 1930.
Designated February, 1983.
Erected 1983 by Lubbock Texas Urban Design & Historic Preservation Commission.
Location. 33° 35.009′ N, 101° 50.747′ W. Marker is in Lubbock, Texas, in Lubbock County. Marker is at the intersection of Texas Avenue and 13th Street, on the right when traveling south on Texas Avenue. Touch for map. Mounted near the northeast corner of subject building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1302 Texas Avenue, Lubbock TX 79401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Colonel T. S. Lubbock / Texas in the Civil War (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Tribute to Cotton (about 600 feet away); Mackenzie Scout Trail First Methodist Church of Lubbock (approx. 0.3 miles away); F W & D South Plains Railway Depot (approx. 0.4 miles away); Buddy Holly (approx. 0.4 miles away); J.I. Allison House circa 1950s (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bacon Home (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lubbock.
Also see . . . Carlock Building. The Carlock Building has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The building currently houses law offices of Glasheen, Valles, Inderman, & Dehoyos, L.L.P. (Submitted on December 14, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 14, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 92 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 14, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.