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Houston in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Site of General Sam Houston House

 
 
Site of General Sam Houston House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, April 18, 2018
1. Site of General Sam Houston House Marker
Inscription.
Site of house
where
General Sam Houston,
President of
the Republic of Texas lived,
1837-1838

 
Erected 1928 by De Zavala Chapter, Texas Historical and Landmarks Association.
 
Location. 29° 45.574′ N, 95° 21.532′ W. Marker is in Houston, Texas, in Harris County. Marker is on Caroline Street south of Preston Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 403 Caroline Street, Houston TX 77002, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Home of President Sam Houston (a few steps from this marker); Founding of Harris County (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Harris County (about 700 feet away); Houston Bar Association (about 700 feet away); Harris County 1910 Courthouse (about 700 feet away); Christ Church Cathedral (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pillot Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); First White House of the Republic of Texas (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Houston.
 
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Site of General Sam Houston House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, November 16, 2018
2. Site of General Sam Houston House Marker
Marker is mounted to the wall at the far right end of the brick building, visible just above the truck.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 27, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 77 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on April 27, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.   2. submitted on November 16, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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