Houston in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Forum of Civics of River Oaks Garden Club
Erected 1964 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 10667.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Horticulture & Forestry. A significant historical year for this entry is 1880.
Location. 29° 44.528′ N, 95° 25.074′ W. Marker is in Houston, Texas, in Harris County. Marker is at the intersection of Westheimer Road and Argonne Street, on the right when traveling east on Westheimer Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2503 Westheimer Rd, Houston TX 77098, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gov. John B. Connally, Jr. House (approx. half a mile away); Hugo Victor Neuhaus, Jr. House (approx. one mile away); Holland Lodge No. 1 (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Waldo Mansion (approx. 2 miles away); Camp Logan (approx. 2 miles away); The Garden Club of HoustonFirst Presbyterian Church of Houston (approx. 2 miles away); Rice University (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Houston.
More about this marker. The area was fenced and entry was locked on Sunday when we were there.
Regarding Forum of Civics of River Oaks Garden Club. River Oaks is Houston's wealthiest community. Homes range from 2 to 30 million dollars.
Also see . . . River Oaks Garden Club Website. (Submitted on March 20, 2013, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas.)
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