Historical Society

Meetings 5:15 P.M. 2nd Tuesday Each Month

Commissioner's Courtroom
Nueces County Courthouse - 3rd Floor
910 Leopard
Corpus Christi, Texas

Public Invited!!!


HISTORICAL MARKER INSCRIPTIONS
  MARKER TITLE DATE LOCATION UTM
ZONE
UTM
EASTING
UTM
NORTHING

  Battle of Agua Dulce 1976 E city limits of Agua Dulce
on SH 44 near FM 70
14 608229 3073638

  Agua Dulce Creek
(Centennial Marker)
1936 5 mi. NW Banquete East Bank
of Agua Dulce Creek (Balco property)
Ralph Balco 387-7247
14 612988 3079830

  Site of Alta Vista Hotel 1986 Alta Plaza and Ocean Dr. 14 659707 3071636

  Aransas Pass C.S.A. 1996 Roberts Point Park Port Aransas 14 670740 3081131

  Artesian Park and Sulphur Well 1976 Artesian Park and Twigg Street 14 658200 3076045

  Banquete C.S.A. 1965 S.H. 44 and FM 666 14 617889 3076505

  Banquete Cemetery 1976 FM 666 and Old Robstown Hwy. 14 319223 3076555

  Old Bayview Cemetery 1967 Ramirez and Waco (Frontage Road) 14 657667 3076136

  Bishop, City of 1996 Bishop City Park N. Ash,
E. Main & US77
14 618528 3018528

  Felix von Blucher 1980 Blucher Park, 100 Blk. North Carrizo 14 657608 3074954

  Nicholas Bluntzer 1990 FM 666 and FM 1038 14 619579 3087553

  Broadway Bluff Improvement 1986 Peoples and Schatzel Streets at
Pompeo Coppini Confederate Sculpture
14 658219 3075488

  Calallen 1982 Frontage Road IH-37 at Mountain Trail 14 635607 3083801

  Casa Blanca Land Grant 1988 NW corner of FM 665,
Diagonal FM 624 intersection
14 619749 3086466

  Cattle Drives from South Texas 1973 FM 665 and FM 666,
5 mi. west of Driscoll
14 615015 3064291

  Centennial House 1974 411 Upper North Broadway 14 657988 3075406

  Chapman Ranch 1973 FM 286 and FM 70 14 652607 3052470

  Cheston Heath School 2000 Nueces County Courthouse      

  Church of the Good Shepherd 1985 Corner of Upper South Broadway
and Park Avenue
14 657982 3074536

  Civil War Marker (Corpus Christi) 1861-1865 1201 North Shoreline 14 658367 3076434

  Soloman Coles (1844-1924)
and Soloman Coles School
1978 924 Winnebago 14 657488 3076026

  Corpus Christi Cathedral 1991 505 North Upper Broadway 14 657986 3075537

  Corpus Christi Caller-Times 1987 820 North Lower Broadway 14 658064 3075953

  Corpus Christi Fire Department 2003 Retama Park (Mesquite,
Schatzel, and Peoples Streets)
     

  Site of Corpus Christi Lighthouse 1973 Buffalo and Upper North Broadway 14 658000 3075896

  Duncan Cemetery 2001 2400 Debra Lane      

  The John Dunn Jr. Homesite 1985 5800 Up River Road 14 650453 3077558

  Matthew Dunn 1985 5200 Up River Rd./ at Dunn Lane 14 652112 3077153

  The Pat Dunn Ranch 1973 Park Road 22 on Padre Island 14 675549 3056389

  Explosion of the Steamship Dayton 1997 IH 37 access rd. at Ramirez St.      

  First Baptist Church
of Corpus Christi
1982 3115 Ocean Drive 14 659329 3072119

  First Baptist Church of Bishop 2000 311E. Fifth Street      

  First Methodist Church
of Corpus Christi
1982 900 North Shoreline 14 658172 3074266

  First Methodist Church of Bishop 2000 804 E. 6th Street      

  First Methodist Church of Robstown 2003 804 E. 6th Street      

  First Presbyterian Church
of Corpus Christi
1989 435 South Upper Broadway 14 657953 3074856

  Flour Bluff 1976 SH 358 and Laguna Shores Road      

  Fort Lipantilan 1976 FM 70 / CR 58 14 614754 307094

    (Centennial Marker) 1936 FM 70 / CR 58 14 614754 307094

    (Centennial Marker) 1936 FM 70 / CR 58 / CR 101 (state park) 14 614754 307094

  French-Galvan House 1986 Heritage Park 14 658097 3076746

  Grande Grossman House 1986 Heritage Park N. Chaparral 14 658097 3076746

  Grossman-Graham House 1999 821 Oak Park      

  Guaranty Title Company 1985 921 N. Chaparral 14 658206 3076107

  Simon Gugenheim House 1976 Heritage Park N. Chaparral 14 658097 3076746

  Hebrew Rest Cemetery 1982 Brownlee at Laredo Streets 14 656849 3074678

  Hotel Brendle 1988 601 East Avenue A Robstown 14 631838 3074421

  Sisters of the Incarnate Word 1978 2930 South Alameda 14 658362 3071875

  Stout Jackson & The Carpa Theaters 2000 408 W. Main, Robstown      

  Julfka-Govatos House 1990 Heritage Park 1513 N. Chaparral 14 658097 3076746

  Karankawa Indians 1979 Ocean Drive and S. Alameda      

  Kelsey Memorial
United Methodist Church
1995 1610 Comanche 14 656830 3075316

  Henry Lawrence Kinney 1986 Corpus Christi City Hall
North Staples and Leopard Streets
14 637301 3075619

  Site of Kinney's Trading Post 1976 401 North Upper Broadway 14 658006 3075327

  Theodore Merchant Lawrence 1989 1217 McBride Lane 14 651663 3077023

  Leage of United Latin
American Citizens (LULAC)
1981 Lipan and Carrizo 14 657551 3075450

  Julius Lichtenstein House 1976 Heritage Park 1616 N. Chaparral 14 658097 3076746

  Lone Star Fair 1973 Schatzel, Peoples and North Broadway 14 658219 3075488

  McCampbell House 1990 Heritage Park 1501 N. Chaparral 14 658097 3076746

  Merriman House 1985 Heritage Park 1521 N. Chaparral 14 658097 3076746

  Merriman Bobys House (Medallion) 1973 Heritage Park 1521 N. Chaparral      

  Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church 2001 730 E. Ave. F., Robstown, Texas      

  Nueces County 1970 1914 Nueces County Courthouse
N. Mesquite
14 658001 3076229

  Nueces County   Under Harbor Bridge 14 658133 3077367

  Nueces County Courthouse of 1914 1978 N. Mesquite and IH 37 14 658001 3076229

  Site of Nueces Hotel 1985 601 N. Water Street 14 658255 3075770

  Nuecestown 1973 11800 Up River Road 14 638544 3081965

  Nuecestown Cemetery 1980 11408 Leopard Street 14 631186 3080852

  Nuecestown Raid 1988 11800 Up River Road 14 638544 3081965

  Nuecestown Schoolhouse 1984 11429 Leopard Street 14 638697 3081121

  Site of Old Salt Mill 1976 601 N. Water Street 14 658255 3095770

  Old Saint Anthony's Church 1976 SH 44/ CR 61, Violet 14 638484 3073906

  Old Saint Patricks's Church 1976 620 Lipan 14 657986 3075537

  Padre Island and
Padre Nicholas Balli
1977 Padre Balli Park Padre Island 14 675418 3052759

  Thomas S. Parker 1984 Old Bayview Cemetery (grave),
Ramirez and Waco (Frontage Rd.)
14 657667 3076136

  George H. Paul Building Site 1976 400 E. Main St. Robstown 14 631684 3074649

  Alonzo Alvarez de Pineda 1983 Oleander Park Ocean Drive at Oleander      

  World War II Coastal Defenses
at the Aransas Pass
2005 Roberts Point Park, Port Aransas      

  Early History of the
Port of Corpus Christi
1977 Harbor Bridge (south side), under      

  Martha Reagan Rabb 1992 3.7 miles S of Robstown, US 77 14 628531 3069761

  Elihu Harrison Ropes 1985 Ropes Park Ocean Drive 14 660008 3071011

  Saint John Baptist Church 1996 5445 Greenwood 14 653214 3068996

  Santa Margarita Crossing 1973 FM 666 and the Nueces River 14 620377 3090780

  Site of Santa Petronila Ranch 1979 US 77 and FM 665 .1 N. of Driscoll 14 623555 3061979

  Wynn Seale Junior High School 1987 1707 Ayers Street 14 657288 3072904

  Sidbury House 1976 Heritage Park 1609 N. Chaparral 14 658097 3076746

  Sidbury-Savage House 1980 1402 N. Chaparral 14 658086 3076568

  Arthur E. Spohn, M.D.
and Spohn Hospital
1980 600 Elizabeth 14 658133 3073385

  General W.W. Sterling 1969 Seaside Memorial Park (grave),
Rober Drive and Ocean Drive
14 660966 3068683

  Sunshine Cemetery 1985 Rodd Field and Wooldridge Roads 14 662528 3062591

  Tarpon Inn 1979 200 East Cotter, Port Aransas 14 691000 3080750

  Temple Beth El 2003 1315 Craig Street      

  Captain Enrique Villarreal and
Rincon Del Oso Land Grant
1986 Corpus Christi City Hall
North Staples and Leopard
14 657301 3075619

  Ward Island 1997 Texas A&M Corpus Christi 14    

  1919 Storm 1998 300 Burleson 14