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Columbus in Colorado County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Columbus State Bank

 
 
Columbus State Bank Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, February 18, 2019
1. Columbus State Bank Marker
Inscription.  History is preserved in this structure. At founding (1919), this institution, in erecting its bank, retained a wall of 1857 Boedecker Building that had housed many ventures, including city's first bank (1875). In 1969 rebuilding, Columbus State Bank again used some parts of prior structures.
 
Erected 1973 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 983.)
 
Location. 29° 42.38′ N, 96° 32.439′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Texas, in Colorado County. Marker is at the intersection of Milam Street (State Highway 52 Spur) and Walnut Street (U.S. 90), on the right when traveling south on Milam Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1102 Milam Street, Columbus TX 78934, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Colorado County (within shouting distance of this marker); Ehrenwerth-Ramsey-Untermeyer Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Colorado County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); William Menefee
Columbus State Bank image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, February 18, 2019
2. Columbus State Bank
(within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Memorial Museum (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 1890 Cornerstone Ceremony (about 300 feet away); The Rangers of Austin's Colony (about 400 feet away); Old Stafford Opera House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 26, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 26, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.
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