Pease School

Pease School (HMHER)

Location: Austin, TX 78701 Travis County
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N 30° 16.514', W 97° 44.868'

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This is one of the oldest school buildings in Texas erected from public funds; on university block set aside for school purposes by Republic of Texas in 1839. This school was opened in 1876; it was named for Gov. Elisha M. Pease (1812-1883), a leader in legislation that laid groundwork for support of public education in Texas.

Rooms at center of building were erected in 1876; restored after a fire in 1892. Additions were made in 1916 and 1926, and remodeling was done in 1949.

Thousands of children have received basic education within walls of this historic school.
Marker Number6413
Year Placed1972
Placed ByThe State Historical Survey Committee
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Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 6:42am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 620441 N 3349947
Decimal Degrees30.27523333, -97.74780000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 16.514', W 97° 44.868'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 16' 30.84" N, 97° 44' 52.08" W
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Area Code(s)512
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1150 Rio Grande St, Austin TX 78701, US
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