Galveston in Galveston County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1978 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 11571.)
Location. 29° 17.88′ N, 94° 47.561′ W. Marker is in Galveston, Texas, in Galveston County. Marker is at the intersection of Avenue L and 24th Street, on the right when traveling west on Avenue L. Touch for map. Marker is on wall of house left of front door. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2402 Avenue L, Galveston TX 77550, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ashton Villa, 1859 (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Open Gates (was approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Jack Johnson St. Joseph's Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Eugenia & George Sealy Pavilion (approx. 0.2 miles away); Original Oleander Planting in Galveston (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Ursuline Convent and Academy (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Rosenberg Library (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galveston.
Regarding Sweeney-Royston House. This home is on the National Register of Historical Places.
Also see . . . Story of the first occupants of the home. (Submitted on August 1, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 1, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 510 times since then and 44 times this year. Last updated on August 1, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 1, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.