Bouldin Creek in Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Mary Street Stone House
This residence is one of several erected in south Austin during the 1890s by Developer Nichols Dawson (1864-1939). Constructed of stone quarried in the vicinity, the small houses were similar in design, with hexagonal front bays. Dawson's partner in the real estate venture was his sister Mary (Molly) (1853-1933), a prominent local educator. She was principal of Fulmore School in south Austin and later operated her own private school.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1978
Erected 1978 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 6445.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1978.
Location. 30° 14.893′ N, 97° 45.741′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. It is in Bouldin Creek. Marker is at the intersection of West Mary Street and South 5th Street, on the right when traveling east on West Mary Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1001 W Mary St, Austin TX 78704, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Green Pastures (approx. 0.2 miles away); Millbrook (Roy-Hardin House) Becker School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dawson Stone House (approx. half a mile away); Robert S. Stanley House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Walter Tips House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Rocky Cliff (approx. 0.9 miles away); Old I.V. Davis Homestead (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2023. It was originally submitted on January 1, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,188 times since then and 110 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 1, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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