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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Harris County, Texas

 
Clickable Map of Harris County, Texas and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Harris County, TX (398) Brazoria County, TX (114) Chambers County, TX (25) Fort Bend County, TX (65) Galveston County, TX (303) Liberty County, TX (29) Montgomery County, TX (34) Waller County, TX (49)  HarrisCounty(398) Harris County (398)  BrazoriaCounty(114) Brazoria County (114)  ChambersCounty(25) Chambers County (25)  FortBendCounty(65) Fort Bend County (65)  GalvestonCounty(303) Galveston County (303)  LibertyCounty(29) Liberty County (29)  MontgomeryCounty(34) Montgomery County (34)  WallerCounty(49) Waller County (49)
Adjacent to Harris County, Texas
    Brazoria County (114)
    Chambers County (25)
    Fort Bend County (65)
    Galveston County (303)
    Liberty County (29)
    Montgomery County (34)
    Waller County (49)
 
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1Texas (Harris County), Barrett — 10605 — Harrison Barrett — (ca. 1845-1917)
On Beaumont Highway (U.S. 90 Frontage Road), on the left when traveling west.
2Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 10780 — Ashbel Smith M.D. — (1805-1886)
On Evergreen Road at Bay Hill Drive, on the left when traveling east on Evergreen Road.
3Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 10609 — Bayland Orphanage — (Site 1/2 mi. SE)
Near Wyoming Street, on the right when traveling north. Reported permanently removed.
4Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 10609 — Bayland Orphans Home
On Wyoming Street south of State Highway 146B, on the left when traveling south.
5Texas (Harris County), Baytown — Baytown Post Office
On West Defee at Gaillard Street, on the right when traveling east on West Defee.
6Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 10613 — Bell Prairie
On Harbor View Boulevard at Tri City Beach Road, in the median on Harbor View Boulevard.
7Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 10626 — Cedar Bayou Masonic Lodge — No. 321, A. F. & A. M.
On Ferry Road, on the left when traveling south.
8Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 10628 — Cedar Bayou United Methodist Church
Near Ferry Road.
9Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 13964 — Confederate Naval Works at Goose Creek
Near Wyoming Street, on the right when traveling north.
10Texas (Harris County), Baytown — Dr. Ashbel Smith
Near North Main Street 0.3 miles north of West Cedar Bayou Lynchburg Road, on the left when traveling north.
11Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 16480 — George Washington Carver High School
On Lee Drive at Carver Street, on the right when traveling south on Lee Drive.
12Texas (Harris County), Baytown — Goose Creek Stream
Near Price Street at West Texas Avenue, on the left when traveling north.
13Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 10627 — Hall of Cedar Bayou Masonic Lodge — No 321, A.F. & A.M.
On Ferry Road, on the left when traveling south.
14Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 10774 — Homesite of William Scott — (Point Pleasant)
On Bayway Drive 0.7 miles south of Park Street, on the right when traveling north.
15Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 10703 — Humble Oil & Refining Company
On San Jacinto Avenue south of Decker Drive (State Highway 330 Spur), on the right when traveling north.
16Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 10710 — K'Nesseth Israel Synagogue
On West Sterling Avenue at North Commerce Street, on the right when traveling west on West Sterling Avenue.
17Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 16854 — Lee College
On Lee Drive, on the right when traveling north.
18Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 10778 — Near Home Site of John Peter Sjolander — (1851-1939)
On Landmark Drive at Sjolander Drive, on the right when traveling east on Landmark Drive.
19Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 16880 — Robert E. Lee High School
On Market Street, on the right when traveling east.
20Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 15755 — The Bayland Guards
Near Wyoming Street, on the right when traveling north.
21Texas (Harris County), Baytown — 10806 — Wooster School
Near North Main Street 0.3 miles north of West Cedar Bayou Lynchburg Road, on the left when traveling north.
22Texas (Harris County), Bellaire — 10614 — Bellaire
On South Rice Avenue at Laurel Street, on the right when traveling south on South Rice Avenue.
23Texas (Harris County), Bellaire — 10615 — Bellaire Presbyterian Church
On Bellaire Boulevard at 3rd Street, on the right when traveling east on Bellaire Boulevard.
24Texas (Harris County), Bellaire — 10616 — Bellaire Streetcar Line
On Bellaire Boulevard at 3rd Street, on the left when traveling west on Bellaire Boulevard.
25Texas (Harris County), Bellaire — 10788 — Teas Nursery Company
On Bellaire Boulevard at Newcastle Drive, on the right when traveling west on Bellaire Boulevard.
26Texas (Harris County), Crosby — 10707 — Humphrey and Sarah Merriman Jackson
On 4th Street, on the left when traveling west.
27Texas (Harris County), Crosby — 10706 — Humphrey Jackson — (November 24, 1784 - January 18, 1833)
On Beaumont Highway (Business U.S. 90) 0.5 miles west of Crosby Lynchburg Road (Farm to Market Road 2100), on the left when traveling west.
28Texas (Harris County), Cypress — 10623 — Matthew Burnett Homesite — Texas Army Camp - April 16, 1836
On Pleasant Grove Road at Telge Road, on the right when traveling east on Pleasant Grove Road.
29Texas (Harris County), Deer Park — 10647 — Deer Park
On Center Street, on the right when traveling south.
30Texas (Harris County), Deer Park — 11958 — Pratt Truss Bridge
Near Georgia Avenue north of West X Street, on the left when traveling north.
31Texas (Harris County), Deer Park — 10752 — Site of the Home of Dr. George Moffit Patrick
Near Center Street at West Helgera, on the left when traveling north.
32Texas (Harris County), Hedwig Village — Jacob Schroeder and Early Spring Branch Community
On Gaylord Drive at Piney Point Road, on the right when traveling east on Gaylord Drive.
33Texas (Harris County), Hedwig Village — The Pioneer Spring Branch Community
On Gaylord Drive at Piney Point Road, on the right when traveling east on Gaylord Drive.
34Texas (Harris County), Hedwig Village — The Schroeder Family and Hedwig Village
On Gaylord Drive at Piney Point Road, on the right when traveling east on Gaylord Drive.
35Texas (Harris County), Highlands — 16571 — Sampson Masonic Lodge No. 231 A. F. & A. M.
On Avenue D at South Magnolia Street, on the right when traveling west on Avenue D.
36Texas (Harris County), Highlands — 10804 — White Cemetery
On Crosby Lynchburg Road, on the right when traveling south.
37Texas (Harris County), Hockley — 10726 — Samuel McCarley Homesite — Texas Army Camp - April 15, 1836
On Waller-Tomball Road (Farm to Market Road 2920) at A J Foyt Road, on the right when traveling west on Waller-Tomball Road.
38Texas (Harris County), Houston — 1,000 Houstonians Join the Navy
Near Main Street at McKinney Street when traveling south.
39Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10648 — 1928 Democratic National Convention
On Rusk Street at Bagby Street, on the right when traveling east on Rusk Street.
40Texas (Harris County), Houston — A First Thanksgiving at Spring Branch
Near Long Point Road at Campbell Road.
41Texas (Harris County), Houston — 14113 — Acres Homes Community
On West Montgomery Road at West Little York Road, on the left when traveling north on West Montgomery Road.
42Texas (Harris County), Houston — Alexander Hodge
Near Bagby Street south of Lamar Street, on the right when traveling south.
43Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10589 — Alief Cemetery
On South Dairy Ashford Road at Bellaire Boulevard, on the right when traveling south on South Dairy Ashford Road.
44Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10654 — Amos B. Edson
On Valentine Street at West Dallas Street, on the right when traveling south on Valentine Street.
45Texas (Harris County), Houston — 18500 — Amos Cemetery
On Hufsmith-Kohrville Road 0.2 miles south of Spring Cypress Road, on the right when traveling north.
46Texas (Harris County), Houston — 13313 — Ancient Order of Pilgrims
On Lamar Street 0.1 miles west of Bagby Street, on the right when traveling west.
47Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10596 — Annunciation Church
On Crawford Street at Texas Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Crawford Street.
48Texas (Harris County), Houston — Annunciation Church
On Crawford Street at Texas Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Crawford Street.
49Texas (Harris County), Houston — 15812 — Anson Jones — (January 20, 1798 - January 9, 1858)
Near Washington Avenue at Custus Street, on the right when traveling east.
50Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10597 — Antioch Missionary Baptist Church
On Clay Street, on the right when traveling south.
51Texas (Harris County), Houston — Apollo Mission Control Center
Near E. NASA Pkwy 0.5 miles north of Point Lookout Drive, on the right when traveling west.
52Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10718 — Archibald S. Lewis
On West Dallas Street, on the right when traveling east.
53Texas (Harris County), Houston — 15920 — Archibald Wynns — (December 25, 1807 - August 21, 1859)
Near Washington Avenue.
54Texas (Harris County), Houston — 18938 — Astrodome
Near NRG Parkway 0.3 miles east of Kirby Drive, on the right when traveling east.
55Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10598 — Auditorium Hotel
On Texas Avenue at Louisiana Street, on the right when traveling west on Texas Avenue.
56Texas (Harris County), Houston — 13821 — Augustus Chapman Allen
On Valentine Street at West Dallas Street, on the right when traveling south on Valentine Street.
57Texas (Harris County), Houston — Baker Common
On Preston Street east of Bagby Street, on the right when traveling east.
58Texas (Harris County), Houston — 12467 — Barker Post Office
On Baker Street 0.2 miles south of Interstate 10 Frontage Road, on the left when traveling south.
59Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10612 — Bear Creek Methodist Church and Cemetery
On Highway 6 at Patterson Road, on the right when traveling north on Highway 6.
60Texas (Harris County), Houston — 12435 — Belle Sherman Kendall
Near Washington Avenue at Custus Street, on the right when traveling east.
61Texas (Harris County), Houston — 12560 — Benjamin Apartments — 1218 Webster Street
On Webster Street at Caroline Street, on the right when traveling east on Webster Street.
62Texas (Harris County), Houston — 12935 — Blue Triangle Branch, Y.W.C.A. Building
On McGowen Street at Sauer Street, on the right when traveling west on McGowen Street.
63Texas (Harris County), Houston — 16570 — Booker T. Washington High School
On Yale Street at East 39th Street, on the right when traveling north on Yale Street.
64Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10621 — Buffalo Bayou, Brazos & Colorado Railroad — Site of General Offices
On Elm Street west of Frio Street, on the right when traveling west.
65Texas (Harris County), Houston — Busy Corners
On Texas Avenue at Main Street, on the right when traveling east on Texas Avenue.
66Texas (Harris County), Houston — Camp Logan
On Arnot Street at Haskell Street on Arnot Street.
67Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10618 — Caspar Braun — (March 16, 1822 - October 14, 1880)
Near Washington Avenue.
68Texas (Harris County), Houston — 15715 — Charlotte Marie Baldwin Allen — (July 14, 1805 - August 3, 1895)
Near Washington Avenue.
69Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10631 — Christ Church Cathedral
On Texas Avenue, on the left when traveling east.
70Texas (Harris County), Houston — Christ Church Cathedral
On Texas Avenue east of Fannin Street, on the left when traveling east.
71Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10632 — Clayton House
Near Caroline Street south of Oakdale Street, on the right when traveling south.
72Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10790 — Colonel B.F. Terry — February 18, 1821 - December 17, 1861
Near Washington Avenue at Custus Street, on the right when traveling east.
73Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10641 — Courtlandt Place
On Courtlandt Place at Bagby Street, in the median on Courtlandt Place.
74Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10644 — Dairy (Alief)
On 7th Street at G Street, on the right when traveling east on 7th Street.
75Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10645 — Damascus Missionary Baptist Church
On Center Street at Court Street, on the right when traveling west on Center Street.
76Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10640 — Daniel Denton Cooley — (April 15, 1850 - November 22, 1933)
On Heights Boulevard at East 18th Street on Heights Boulevard.
77Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10673 — Darius Gregg — (Nov. 8, 1804 - Mar. 28, 1870)
Near Washington Avenue at Custus Street, on the right when traveling east.
78Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10646 — Daughters of the Republic of Texas
On Crawford Street north of Capitol Street, on the left when traveling north.
79Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10603 — David Barker House
On East 16th Street at Harvard Street, on the left when traveling east on East 16th Street.
80Texas (Harris County), Houston — 15726 — David Finney Stuart, M.D. — (August 15, 1833 - September 8, 1909)
Near Washington Avenue.
81Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10674 — David Grieves
On West Dallas Street, on the right when traveling east.
82Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10754 — David Porter Richardson
On West Dallas Street, on the right when traveling east.
83Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10659 — DePelchin Faith Home
Near Albany Street at Drew Street, on the left when traveling north.
84Texas (Harris County), Houston — 15805 — Edward King Tung Chen — (November 30, 1909 - October 16, 1957)
On Westcenter Drive 0.1 miles south of Richmond Avenue, on the left when traveling south.
85Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10671 — Edwin Fairfax Gray
Near Washington Avenue.
86Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10742 — Eli Noland
On Saulnier Street at Valentine Street, on the right when traveling west on Saulnier Street.
87Texas (Harris County), Houston — 13820 — Ellington Field
On Aerospace Avenue at Challenger, on the right when traveling north on Aerospace Avenue.
88Texas (Harris County), Houston — 14925 — Ellis Benson
Near Washington Avenue.
89Texas (Harris County), Houston — Emancipation and African-American Migration
On South Wynden Drive 0.2 miles east of South Post Oak Lane, on the right when traveling east.
90Texas (Harris County), Houston — 11965 — Eugene Thomas Heiner — (August 20, 1852 - April 26, 1901)
Near Washington Avenue.
91Texas (Harris County), Houston — F-1 Engine: Power for the Rocket
Near Second Street south of Avenue D, on the left when traveling south.
92Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10775 — Fielding G. Secrest
On Valentine Street, on the right when traveling south.
93Texas (Harris County), Houston — 12380 — First Baptist Church of Houston
On Memorial Woods Drive 0.1 miles south of Katy Freeway (Interstate 10), on the left when traveling south.
94Texas (Harris County), Houston — 12912 — First Evangelical Church
On Holman Street at Caroline Street, on the right when traveling west on Holman Street.
95Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10661 — First Presbyterian Church of Houston
On South Main Street north of Binz Street, on the right when traveling south.
96Texas (Harris County), Houston — 15922 — First United Methodist Church of Houston
On Main Street, on the right when traveling south.
97Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10664 — First White House of the Republic of Texas
On Main Street at Preston Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street.
98Texas (Harris County), Houston — 10666 — Fondren Mansion
Near Montrose Boulevard. Reported missing.
99Texas (Harris County), Houston — Former Site of Capitol, Republic of Texas
On Texas Avenue east of Travis Street, on the left when traveling east.
100Texas (Harris County), Houston — Former Site of the Marks LH7 Ranch
On Barker - Clodine 0.3 miles south of Cypress - Chase, on the right when traveling south.

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