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Alpine in Brewster County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Garcia-Valadez House

 
 
Garcia-Valadez House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 24, 2012
1. Garcia-Valadez House Marker
Inscription. Built in 1890 by Trinidad Garcia, ranch hand. Original four rooms had adobe walls 27 to 33 inches thick. Was a social center for many years. Since 1926, home of Thomas Valadez, a leading local merchant, and family. House now has eight rooms.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1968

 
Erected 1968 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 2103.)
 
Location. 30° 21.327′ N, 103° 39.68′ W. Marker is in Alpine, Texas, in Brewster County. Marker is at the intersection of West Avenue F and South 6th Street, on the right when traveling east on West Avenue F. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 108 W Avenue F, Alpine TX 79830, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church (about 400 feet away); Our Lady of Peace (about 400 feet away); Ritchey Hotel (about 500 feet away); John R. Holland (approx. 0.2 miles away); Holland Hotel Building (approx.
Garcia-Valadez House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 24, 2012
2. Garcia-Valadez House Marker
0.2 miles away); This Enduring Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brewster County Courthouse (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alpine.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Garcia-Valadez House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 24, 2012
3. Garcia-Valadez House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 294 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 13, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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