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Snyder in Scurry County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

F. J. Grayum Home

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, November 12, 2017
1. F. J. Grayum Home Marker
Inscription. In 1909 early day druggist F. J. Grayum built this classical revival style home with Ionic-pillared porches and balconies on the front and east side. The double masonry walls and two-inch thick floors show quality workmanship with solid brass hardware, eleven-foot ceilings, a coal boiler for heating, and a large attic. Rancher L. E. Long lived here for a time and D. P. Yoder, owner of the city light plant, raised his seven children in this home.

Recorded Texas Historic Landmark – 1964

 
Erected 1964 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 1524.)
 
Location. 32° 42.605′ N, 100° 55.426′ W. Marker is in Snyder, Texas, in Scurry County. Marker is on 32nd Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2300 32nd Street, Snyder TX 79549, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. E. W. Clark House (within shouting distance of this marker); Towle House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Scurry County Jail of 1912 (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Christian Church (approx. half a mile
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By Bill Kirchner, November 12, 2017
2. F. J. Grayum Home Marker
away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. half a mile away); First Methodist Church (approx. half a mile away); Channel of Deep Creek (approx. half a mile away); The Press in Snyder (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Snyder.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
F. J. Grayum Home image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 12, 2017
3. F. J. Grayum Home
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 19, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 60 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 19, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.
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