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Humble in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Pangburn Building

 
 
Pangburn Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, September 2, 2018
1. Pangburn Building Marker
Inscription.  This structure was erected in 1914 by William R. (Bill) Pangburn. He made his own cement bricks using San Jacinto River sand hauled by horse and wagon. The building has housed a drygood store, drug store, post office, cafe, dance hall and a variety of other businesses. His wife, Nancy, operated Granny Pangburn's boarding house at Moonshine Hill for many years.

City of Humble Preservation Committee
1998

City Officials:
Mayor: Wilson Archer
Mayor Protem: David Pierce
Councilmembers: Byron Calfee, Allen Lee,
Robert Killion, Donald McMannes
City Manager: James Baker
City Secretary: Georgia Fields

 
Erected 1998 by City of Humble Preservation Committee.
 
Location. 29° 59.872′ N, 95° 15.874′ W. Marker is in Humble, Texas, in Harris County. Marker is on East Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 East Main Street, Humble TX 77338, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Humble Lodge No. 979, A.F. & A.M. (within shouting distance of this marker);
Pangburn Building image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, September 2, 2018
2. Pangburn Building
Trees of Knowledge (within shouting distance of this marker); City of Humble (approx. 0.2 miles away); Humble Independent School District (approx. mile away); First United Methodist Church of Humble (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lambrecht's Artesian Well (approx. 0.4 miles away); Humble Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Joseph Dunman (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Humble.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 5, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 94 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 5, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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