New Braunfels in Comal County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
West End Park and Dance Hall
A large outdoor area accommodated carnivals, picnics and celebrations, and a baseball field with a large grandstand encouraged the love of baseball in the New Braunfels Hispanic community. The West End team was called the Cardinals and later the Lions and played against other New Braunfels
Erected 2016 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 18580.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Entertainment • Hispanic Americans. A significant historical year for this entry is 1947.
Location. 29° 41.285′ N, 98° 8.702′ W. Marker is in New Braunfels, Texas, in Comal County. Marker is on Katy Street west of North Grape Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Braunfels TX 78130, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carl Heinrich Guenther (approx. 0.4 miles away); The New Braunfels Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); The New Braunfels Academy (approx. 1.3 miles Old New Braunfels High School (approx. 1.3 miles away); Site of New Braunfels Academy (approx. 1.3 miles away); Emmie Seele Faust Memorial Library (approx. 1.4 miles away); Hermann Seele (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Braunfels.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 7, 2020, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas. This page has been viewed 149 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 7, 2020, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas.