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Georgetown in Williamson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Lesesne-Stone Building (The KGTN Building)

 
 
Lesesne-Stone Building (The KGTN Building) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson
1. Lesesne-Stone Building (The KGTN Building) Marker
Inscription. This limestone commercial structure was built in 1884 to house the Sanders & Lesesne Drugstore. It remained in use as a pharmacy for the next 76 years. William D. Nichols operated the drugstore from 1887 until 1892. In that year, Dr. Thomas B. Stone acquired the business, which was known as Stone's for more than 50 years. The Georgetown landmark, which exhibits Italianate influences, features arched windows and a pressed metal cornice.
 
Erected 1983 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 13916.)
 
Location. 30° 38.196′ N, 97° 40.629′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, Texas, in Williamson County. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 102 W 8th St, Georgetown TX 78626, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Dimmitt Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Ku Klux Klan Trials (within shouting distance of this marker); Williamson County (within shouting distance of this marker); George Washington Glasscock, Sr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Shafer Saddlery (within shouting distance of this
Lesesne-Stone Building (The KGTN Building) image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson
2. Lesesne-Stone Building (The KGTN Building)
marker); Williamson County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Williamson County Sun (within shouting distance of this marker); C.A.D. Clamp (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
Lesesne-Stone Building (The KGTN Building) image. Click for full size.
By Sharon N. Goodman
3. Lesesne-Stone Building (The KGTN Building)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 4, 2008, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 845 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 4, 2008, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.   3. submitted on January 18, 2010, by Sharon N. Goodman of Round Rock, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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