Houston in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Houston Light Guard Armory
Erected 1992 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 10697.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1925.
Location. 29° 44.163′ N, 95° 22.684′ W. Marker is in Houston, Texas, in Harris County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Alabama Street and Caroline Street, on the right when traveling east. Marker is located to the right of the main entrance of the museum, on the north side of the building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3816 Caroline Street, Houston TX 77004, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least The Houston Light Guard (a few steps from this marker); San Jacinto High School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Temple Beth Israel (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Evangelical Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Trinity Episcopal Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Houston's First Sit-in (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Waldo Mansion (approx. half a mile away); Courtlandt Place (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Houston.
More about this marker. The Houston Light Guard Armory building now houses the National Buffalo Soldiers Museum.
Also see . . .
1. Houston Light Guards - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on July 7, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.)
2. Buffalo Soldiers National Museum - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on July 7, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.)
3. Buffalo Soldiers National Museum. (Submitted on July 9, 2018.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 9, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 7, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 120 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 7, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.