Juan H. Fernandez Y Hermano Building

Juan H. Fernandez Y Hermano Building (HM27W8)

Location: Brownsville, TX 78520 Cameron County
Country: United States of America

N 25° 54.133', W 97° 29.808'

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- 1883 -

(English)
Built in 1883-1884 for Juan H. Fernandez, who came from Spain in 1875 to work for his uncle and older brother, the site was a general merchandise store.
The store, La Villa de Llanes, was founded by Fernandez and his younger brother. The building contains an open air atrium, courtyard and a carriage house. The spacious second floor was used as the family living quarters.

(Spanish)
Construido 1883-1884 para Juan H. Fernandez, quien emigro de Espana en 1875 para trabajar con su tio y su hermano mayor, era originalmente una tienda general. La tienda, llamada La Villa de Llanes, fue fundada por Fernandez y su hermano menor. El edificio tiene un atrio al aire libre, un patio y una cochera. El amplio Segundo piso era la residencia familiar.
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HM NumberHM27W8
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Placed ByBrownsville Historical Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 at 10:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 650571 N 2865717
Decimal Degrees25.90221667, -97.49680000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 25° 54.133', W 97° 29.808'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds25° 54' 7.9800000000002" N, 97° 29' 48.48" W
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Area Code(s)956
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 634 E 12th St, Brownsville TX 78520, US
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