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San Antonio in Bexar County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Casa José Antonio Navarro

 
 
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By Brian Anderson, February 16, 2019
1. Casa José Antonio Navarro Marker
Inscription.  
Casa José Antonio
Navarro

has been designated a
National Historic
Landmark


Home of statesman and historian José Antonio Navarro (1795-1871), signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence, a writer of the State Constitution, and champion of civil rights for Tejanos

This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America

 
Erected 2016 by National Park Service - United States Department of the Interior. (Marker Number 3555.)
 
Location. 29° 25.389′ N, 98° 29.846′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Marker is at the intersection of South Laredo Street and West Nueva Street, on the right when traveling north on South Laredo Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 228 South Laredo Street, San Antonio TX 78207, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. O. Henry House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jose Francisco Ruiz (about 700 feet away); Bexar County Under Nine Governments
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By Brian Anderson, February 16, 2019
2. Casa José Antonio Navarro
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Barbed Wire (approx. 0.2 miles away); Spanish Governor's Palace (approx. 0.2 miles away); Moses Austin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Plaza de Armas (approx. 0.2 miles away); Still on Patrol (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Antonio.
 
More about this marker. The Texas State Historical Survey Committee (predecessor to the Texas Historical Commission) designated the Navarro House to be a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark and placed a medallion without the usual accompanying plaque in 1962.
 
Also see . . .  Navarro, Jose Antonio - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on March 11, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.) 
 
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More. Search the internet for Casa José Antonio Navarro.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 20, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 11, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 19, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.
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