Homestead in Miami-Dade County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Dr. James Archer Smith House
—Local Historic Site —
Local Historic Site
Erected 2004 by Historic Preservation Board of the City of Homestead, Florida.
Location. 25° 28.721′ N, 80° 28.667′ W. Marker is in Homestead, Florida, in Miami-Dade County. Marker is on 906 N. Krome Ave., on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Homestead FL 33030, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lindeman-Johnson House (a few steps from this marker); First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Historic Town Hall (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Seminole Theater (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Hotel Redland (approx. 0.6 miles away); Redland District (approx. 0.6 miles away); Landmark Hotel (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Homestead.
Regarding Dr. James Archer Smith House. This is a two-story Masonry Vernacular building, constructed of oolitic limestone, a native coral rock. Dr. Smith owned a lime grove in the Redland from which the stone was sourced. The building has been assessed as among the most important example
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 29, 2014, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. This page has been viewed 278 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2014, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.