Houston in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Capitol of the Republic of Texas
1837-38-39 & 42
Erected 1914 by San Jacinto Chapter Daughters Republic of Texas.
Location. 29° 45.62′ N, 95° 21.774′ W. Marker is in Houston, Texas, in Harris County. Marker is on Texas Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located on the front of the Rice Hotel building, to the left of the main entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: 909 Texas Avenue, Houston TX 77002, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of the Organization of Lady Washington Chapter, NSDAR (here, next to this marker); Christ Church Cathedral (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); First White House of the Republic of Texas (about 600 feet away); Auditorium Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Houston Bar Association (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sweeney, Coombs & Fredericks Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Market Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hogg Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Houston.
Categories. • War, Texas Independence •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 25, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 25, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 68 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 25, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.