Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Henry G. Madison Cabin
The log structure was donated to the city of Austin in 1968 by Mrs. Ninabelle Wooten, dismantled and reassembled on this site in 1973 as an exhibit dedicated to the black heritage of the city.
Erected 1974 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 14700.)
Location. 30° 16.332′ N, 97° 42.84′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from North Pleasant Valley Road north of Rosewood Avenue. Touch for map. It is in Rosewood Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2300 Rosewood Ave, Austin TX 78702, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Simpson United Methodist Church (approx. half a mile away); Site of Old Anderson High School; Kealing Jr. High School (approx. half a mile away); James L. Farmer, Jr. (approx. half a mile away); Southgate-Lewis House (approx. Mount Olive Baptist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Blackshear Elementary School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Desegregation of Texas High Schools (approx. 0.6 miles away); George Washington Carver Branch Library (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
Categories. • African Americans • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 20, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,469 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 20, 2009, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.