Henry G. Madison Cabin

Henry G. Madison Cabin (HMH19)

Location: Austin, TX 78702 Travis County
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 16.332', W 97° 42.84'

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Built about 1863 at 807 east 11th Street; homestead of Henry Green Madison (1843-1912), policeman and farmer, his wife Louise, and their eight children. In 1886, Madison built a frame house enclosing the cabin, which remained hidden until a razing crew found it in 1968.

The log structure was donated to the city of Austin in 1968 by Mrs. Ninabelle Wooten, dismantled and reassembled on this site in 1973 as an exhibit dedicated to the black heritage of the city.
HM NumberHMH19
Marker Number14700
Year Placed1974
Placed ByThe Texas Historical Commission
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Date Added Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 8:29am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 623696 N 3349647
Decimal Degrees30.27220000, -97.71400000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 16.332', W 97° 42.84'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 16' 19.92" N, 97° 42' 50.40" W
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Area Code(s)512, 361
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101 N Pleasant Valley Rd, Austin TX 78702, US
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