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Austin in Travis County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Michael Paggi House

 
 
Michael Paggi House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, April 4, 2010
1. Michael Paggi House Marker
Inscription. Built here prior to the Civil War on land owned by Col. S.W. Goodrich (d. 1868), this house was located near a low-water crossing of the Colorado River. A planter, Goodrich owned a sawmill, grist mill, and cotton gin. Michael Paggi (d. 1911), a native of Italy, bought the Greek Revival home in 1884. His Austin businesses included an ice company and a carriage shop. Ownership of the residence was transferred to his daughter Helen (Paggi) Powell in 1906.
 
Erected 1980 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 14112.)
 
Location. 30° 15.818′ N, 97° 45.403′ W. Marker is in Austin, Texas, in Travis County. Marker can be reached from Lee Barton Drive near West Riverside Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 Lee Barton Drive, Austin TX 78704, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Seaholm Power Plant (approx. 0.3 miles away); Shoal Creek (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old I.V. Davis Homestead (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Caldwell Treaty Oak Park (approx. half a mile away); Texas Newspapers, C.S.A. (approx. half
Michael Paggi House image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, April 4, 2010
2. Michael Paggi House
a mile away); J.P. Schneider Store (approx. half a mile away); Dawson Stone House (approx. 0.6 miles away); West-Bremond Cottage (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austin.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 5, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,031 times since then and 82 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 5, 2010, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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