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Texas Historical MarkersHortense Sparks Malsch Ward

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A historical marker at the grave site of one of the first female attorney's in the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 5/24/2020

last visited: 12/8/2011

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Texas Historical MarkersHollywood Cemetery

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Shared entrance and exit, on the access road and Interstate 45. Pay attention or you will miss it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 5/24/2020

last visited: 7/13/2013

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Texas Historical MarkersMollie Bailey

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In the back of the Hollywood Cemetery, all the way at the back, is a marker dedicated to the history of a Texas woman who ran a circus.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 5/26/2020

last visited: 12/8/2011

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Texas Historical MarkersZion Lutheran Church

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A marker about a historic church in Houston in what was the community of Woodland Heights.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TheMarkerFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 3/22/2019

last visited: 5/23/2020

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Texas Historical MarkersHuelga Schools

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A marker in front of a community center which actually used to be one of the schools talked about in the marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TheMarkerFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 4/7/2018

last visited: 2/16/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersJefferson Davis Hospital

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A marker by the entrance of the former Jefferson Davis Hospital on Girard and Elder streets near downtown Houston, TX, denoting the short-lived history of the county hospital (built on top of the city's first publicly-owned 1840 cemetery!).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 3/18/2015

last visited: 7/28/2011

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Texas Historical Markers1840 Houston City Cemetery

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A marker near the former Jefferson Davis Hospital by Girard and Elder streets near downtown Houston, TX, denoting the original site of Houston's first city-owned cemetery. Almost no trace is left of the old cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 3/18/2015

last visited: 7/28/2011

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Texas Historical MarkersSt. Joseph's Catholic Church

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The state historic marker for St Joseph's Church near downtown Houston

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/4/2017

last visited: 10/20/2018

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Texas Historical MarkersMerchants and Manufacturers Building

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The Merchants and Manufacturers Building was doomed from the start, simply because of timing. Built on the edge of downtown, where rail, water and road transportation intersected, this massive project was bankrupt within four years of being built.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Texas

date approved: 7/7/2007

last visited: 2/14/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersJohn Milroy House

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A marker in front of John Milroy's Queen Anne Victorian House in the Heights.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2006

last visited: 2/16/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersHoward Cottonseed Oil Company

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A marker about the Howard Cottonseed Oil Company which at one time the largest such company in Texas, but today no longer exists. The last remaining building is the seed house which is now home to the Houston Salvage Warehouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TheMarkerFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 4/19/2019

last visited: 7/2/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersHouston Heights

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The same marker use to be at two different locations in the Heights --one at the entrance to the Heights, the other in front of the Heights Branch of the Houston Public Library. Nowadays the only one still in existence is the one by the Library.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2006

last visited: 10/8/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersMagnolia Brewery Building

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A marker on one of the last remnants of the brewer of Magnolia Beer. The other remnant is the adjoining Houston Ice & Brewing Company Building, part of which fell into Buffalo Bayou.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Texas

date approved: 9/26/2006

last visited: 4/19/2013

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Texas Historical MarkersShepherd Drive Methodist Church

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Shepherd Drive Methodist Church

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member run26.2

location: Texas

date approved: 8/26/2006

last visited: 1/18/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersGrace United Methodist Church

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Marker commemorating a methodist church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2006

last visited: 2/16/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersHouston Cemetery Company

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A marker by the entrance of Glenwood Cemetery denoting the history of the private Houston Cemetery Company chartered to establish one of Houston's most panoramic and elaborate cemeteries in the city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 1/22/2014

last visited: 7/2/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersHouston Cotton Exchange and Board of Trade

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Houston's Cotton Exchange Building was designed by prolific local architect Eugene T. Heiner in 1885.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Texas

date approved: 9/26/2006

last visited: 4/8/2018

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Texas Historical MarkersOlivewood Cemetery

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Olivewood Cemetery, a Historic Texas Cemetery and the 2nd oldest African-American Cemetery within the Houston city limits.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BASECAMPTX

location: Texas

date approved: 4/21/2009

last visited: 5/23/2020

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Texas Historical MarkersHogg Building

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The large, plate glass windows on this unusual Art Deco building were designed in 1921 to showcase Ford motor vehicles. Almost hidden from view, on the roof of the building is an 18-room, Spanish Revival penthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Texas

date approved: 7/7/2007

last visited: 4/19/2013

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Texas Historical MarkersOld Market Square

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Originally set-aside as the location of Texas's state capitol, this square was home to Houston City Hall until 1940.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Texas

date approved: 9/24/2006

last visited: 4/8/2018

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Kennedy Bakery

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The Kennedy Bakery, built by Irish immigrant John Kennedy in 1860, is one of the oldest buildings in Houston.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Texas

date approved: 6/7/2007

last visited: 4/8/2018

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Texas Historical MarkersCaspar Braun

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A marker located in Glenwood Cemetery in Houston.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TeamKing

location: Texas

date approved: 3/24/2007

last visited: 7/2/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersDemocratic National Convention, 1928

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Democratic National Convention, 1928

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member run26.2

location: Texas

date approved: 3/10/2007

last visited: 10/20/2018

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Texas Historical MarkersHouston Heights Woman's Club

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One several markers in the Houston Heights neighborhood.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TheMarkerFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 4/13/2018

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersDaniel Denton Cooley

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Marker for a prominent citizen of Houston Heights.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2006

last visited: 1/18/2014

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