Richmond in Fort Bend County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar
Incise on base of monument:
Erected by the State of Texas 1936 with funds appropriated by the Federal Government to commemorate one hundred years of Texas Independence
Erected 1936 by the State of Texas. (Marker Number 15563.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Government & Politics • War, Mexican-American • War, Texas Independence. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 Jackson Street, 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. Fort Bend County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Constantine W. Buckley (within shouting distance of this marker); The McFarlane House (within shouting distance of this marker); St. John's United Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Courthouse Square (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Moore Home (about 400 feet away); Jane Long Boarding House (about 500 feet away); City of Richmond (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . . Lamar, Mirabeau Buonaparte - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (Submitted on November 28, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 28, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 283 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 20, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.