Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1988 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 15230.)
Location. 30° 16.385′ N, 97° 43.416′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker is at the intersection of East 12th Street and Comal Street, on the right when traveling east on East 12th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1501 E 12th St, Austin TX 78702, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James L. Farmer, Jr. (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Simpson United Methodist Church (about 600 feet away); King-Tears Mortuary (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Old Anderson High School; Kealing Jr. High School Desegregation of Texas High Schools (approx. 0.2 miles away); Susanna W. Dickinson (approx. ¼ mile away); George Washington Carver Branch Library (approx. ¼ mile away); Thompson Home (approx. ¼ mile 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 January 17, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 790 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 17, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. A wide view photo of the marker and the surrounding area in context. • Can you help?