San Felipe in Austin County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
J.J. Josey General Store
Moved 1 mile east to T.W.N.G. Railroad, 1880. Moved back to original site and restored, 1962. Opened as a museum, 1964, by Stephen F. Austin State Park Association.
Erected 1987 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2678.)
Location. 29° 48.422′ N, 96° 5.904′ W. Marker is in San Felipe, Texas, in Austin County. Marker can be reached from Farm to Market 1458 0.2 miles north of 2nd Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Felipe TX 77473, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Town Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Stephen F. Austin's Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Roads To San Felipe (within shouting distance of this marker); John Bricker (within shouting distance of this marker); Liedertafel (approx. 4.6 miles away); Martin Allen (approx. 9.7 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. San Felipe de Austin State Historic Site. (Submitted on June 26, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. The Colonial Capital of Texas. Friends of the San Felipe de Austin State Historic Site (Submitted on June 26, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
1. Spelling error in the marker.
The word Commercio (Spanish for "Commerce") is misspelled and should be Comercio.
— Submitted November 6, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, Texas Independence •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 26, 2011, by Steve Henderson of Marble Falls, Texas. This page has been viewed 744 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on June 24, 2011, by Steve Henderson of Marble Falls, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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