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New Braunfels in Comal County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Home of Ferdinand Lindheimer

 
 
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By James Hulse, April 12, 2019
1. Home of Ferdinand Lindheimer Marker
Inscription.  

Soldier in the Texas Revolution · Father of Texas botany · Editor of the New Braunfelser Zeitung, 1852-1872
Erected by the State of Texas 1936

Additional marker
New Braunfels German Heritage Center of Texas recognizes this property Site of Botanical Gardens Ferdinand Jacob Lindheimer is of historic significance
 
Erected 1936 by The State of Texas. (Marker Number 3089.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureEnvironmentHorticulture & ForestryScience & Medicine. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list.
 
Location. 29° 42.032′ N, 98° 7.108′ W. Marker is in New Braunfels, Texas, in Comal County. Marker is on Comal Avenue 0.1 miles east of East Garden Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 491 Comal Avenue, New Braunfels TX 78130, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Johann Michael Jahn (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Texas Germans in the Civil War
Home of Ferdinand Lindheimer and Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, April 12, 2019
2. Home of Ferdinand Lindheimer and Marker
(about 700 feet away); Early Settlers' Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Krause Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Eiband and Fischer General Mercantile (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hinmann House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sophienburg Hill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hermann Seele (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Braunfels.
 
Also see . . .  Ferdinand Lindheimer. TSHA Texas State Historical Association (Submitted on September 19, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.) 
 
Front of the home of Ferdinand Lindheimer image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, April 12, 2019
3. Front of the home of Ferdinand Lindheimer
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 19, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 19, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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