East Columbia in Brazoria County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Sweeny-Waddy Log Cabin
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark-1983
Erected 1983 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 9601.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Settlements & Settlers • War, Texas Independence. A significant historical year for this entry is 1833.
Location. 29° 8.399′ N, 95° 37.017′ W. Marker is in East Columbia, Texas, in Brazoria County. Marker can be reached from Main Street (County Route 703) 0.1 miles south of Austin Street (County Road 300E), on the right when traveling north. Located behind the Ammon Underwood House. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Ammon Underwood House (within shouting distance of this marker); "Columbia Blues" (within shouting distance of this marker); Dance Gun Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Aldridge - Smith House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tyler-Bryan-Weems House (about 400 feet away); Bell's Landing (about 600 feet away); East Columbia Historic District (about 700 feet away); Site of Carry Nation's Hotel (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Columbia.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 20, 2011, by Debbie A. Sutherland of West Columbia, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,060 times since then and 73 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 20, 2011, by Debbie A. Sutherland of West Columbia, Texas. 2. submitted on October 4, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.