Houston in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1991 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 10685.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1925.
Location. 29° 42.375′ N, 95° 23.488′ W. Marker is in Houston, Texas, in Harris County. Marker is on Holcombe Boulevard 0.1 miles west of Cambridge Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1905 Holcombe Blvd, Houston TX 77030, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Pioneer Memorial Log House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rice University (approx. one mile away); General Sam Houston (approx. 1.1 miles away); Southend Water Pumping Station (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Garden Club of Houston (approx. 1.3 miles away); W. L. and Susan Clayton (approx. 1.4 miles away); St. Paul's United Methodist Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Clayton House (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Houston.
Regarding Holcombe House. Today Holcombe's home is a major Houston hospice.
Also see . . .
1. Oscar Holcombe in Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 25, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas.)
2. Oscar Holcombe in the Handbook of Texas. (Submitted on September 25, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 25, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 903 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 25, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.