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.
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 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Ammon Underwood House (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); Site of Carry Nation's Hotel (about 800 feet away); M.L. Weems House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Near Site of First Capitol of the Republic of Texas (approx. 1.6 miles 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 911 times since then and 55 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.