Dawson Stone House

Dawson Stone House (HMJOY)

Location: Austin, TX 78704 Travis County
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 15.321', W 97° 45.702'

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Real estate developers Mary and Nannie Dawson built this house about 1900 as part of the South Heights expansion of Austin. The sisters were pioneer teachers in free public school system.

Mary (Molly) was principal of Fulmore School, but she left teaching to pursue real estate. The builder was probably their brother and partner, Nick Dawson, who built several other stone houses. The house is typical of middle class homes of the time.
Marker Number14274
Year Placed1974
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 12:25am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 619128 N 3347729
Decimal Degrees30.25535000, -97.76170000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 15.321', W 97° 45.702'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 15' 19.26" N, 97° 45' 42.12" W
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Area Code(s)512
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1105 S Lamar Blvd, Austin TX 78704, US
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