Baytown in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1990 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 10806.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1919.
Location. 29° 46.935′ N, 94° 57.894′ W. Marker is in Baytown, Texas, in Harris County. Marker can be reached from North Main Street 0.3 miles north of West Cedar Bayou Lynchburg Road, on the left when traveling north. Located in a small historical park, Republic of Texas Plaza. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5117 N Main St, Baytown TX 77521, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Dr. Ashbel Smith (within shouting distance of this marker); Near Home Site of John Peter Sjolander (approx. 2.2 miles away); Humble Oil & Refining Company (approx. 2.7 miles away); Cedar Bayou Masonic Lodge (approx. 2.9 miles away); Hall of Cedar Bayou Masonic Lodge (approx. 2.9 miles away); Cedar Bayou United Methodist Church (approx. 3 miles away); Goose Creek Stream (approx. 3.3 miles away); K'Nesseth Israel Synagogue (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baytown.
Also see . . . Baytown Historical Preservation Association. The Association's historic buildings are open to the public, free of charge, on the last Saturday of each month (except holiday weekends and in inclement weather) from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. (Submitted on December 6, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 18, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 3, 2011, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 527 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 18, 2019, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. 2. submitted on December 3, 2011, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.