Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1985 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 14493.)
Location. 30° 15.113′ N, 97° 44.646′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker is on Academy Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Academy Dr, Austin TX 78704, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Texas School for the Deaf (approx. 0.3 miles away); The “Austin Statesman” (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of the Headquarters of the United States Army for 5th Military District (approx. 0.6 miles away); Grinninger Fence (approx. 0.6 miles away); Walter and Mae Simms House Austin, C.S.A. (approx. ¾ mile away); Reuter House (approx. ¾ mile away); F. Weigl Iron Works (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
Regarding The Academy. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Categories. • Education • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 6, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 5, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 746 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 5, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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