Richmond in Fort Bend County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of the Home of Mirabeau B. Lamar
Erected 1936 by State of Texas. (Marker Number 9004.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Government & Politics • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list.
Location. 29° 34.616′ N, 95° 45.046′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Texas, in Fort Bend County. Marker can be reached from Eugene Heinmann Circle, 0.2 miles north of William Ways Boulevard. Marker is located within the Mirabeau B. Lamar Homestead Park and Archeological Reserve, behind the levee, east of the Fort Bend County Justice Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1717 Eugene Heimann Circle, Richmond TX 77469, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cisterns (a few steps from this marker); Lamar Moves to Richmond (a few steps from this marker); The Lamar Slaves (within shouting The Second Mrs. Lamar (within shouting distance of this marker); Natural tributes of the Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Lamar's Last Years in Richmond (within shouting distance of this marker); Pioneer Artifacts (within shouting distance of this marker); Agriculture (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . . Mirabeau B. Lamar article in Handbook of Texas Online. (Submitted on June 26, 2016, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 26, 2016, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. This page has been viewed 798 times since then and 131 times this year. Last updated on November 19, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Humble, Texas. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 26, 2016, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.