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The Oldest House in Brownsville

 
 
The Oldest House in Brownsville Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Doda, May 8, 2020
1. The Oldest House in Brownsville Marker
Inscription.  

The oldest house in Brownsville built by Wm. Neale in 1834 and occupied by the Neale Family until 1959 at which time it was given to the Brownsville Art League for a gallery and studio by Mrs. Hector del Valle, a direct descendant
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1834.
 
Location. 25° 53.641′ N, 97° 29.709′ W. Marker is in Brownsville, Texas, in Cameron County. Marker is on Neale Drive west of Ringgold Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brownsville TX 78520, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Neale House (here, next to this marker); Neale House Circa 1850 (here, next to this marker); Neale Home (a few steps from this marker); Commandant's Quarters (approx. 0.3 miles away); Post Hospital Annex (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Post Hospital Annex (approx. 0.3 miles away); Post Hospital (approx. 0.4 miles away); Post Hospital / Hospital Militar (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brownsville.
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Photographed By Craig Doda, May 8, 2020
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The Oldest House in Brownsville Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Doda, May 8, 2020
3. The Oldest House in Brownsville Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 14, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 13, 2021, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 293 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 13, 2021, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.

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