San Roman Building

San Roman Building (HM291U)

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

N 25° 54.043', W 97° 29.859'

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-1850-

(English)
Built in 1850 for José San Román, the building is an example of Border Brick architecture. Significant alterations have been made such as the varying height of the street facade. The San Román family occupied it for three generations. From 1912-1932, it served as a gathering sport for residents of all nationalities and was nicknamed the "League of Nations."

(Spanish)
Construido en 1850 para José San Ramán, el edificio fue diseñado en el estilo de ladrillo regional. El edificio ha sufrido varias alteraciones significativias como la fachada desnivelada de frente. La familia San Román ocupó el edificio por tres generaciones. De 1912-1932, era conocido como 'La Liga de Naciones' pues servía como punto de reunión para los ciudadanos de diferentes nacionalidades.
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HM NumberHM291U
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Placed ByBrownsville Historical Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 at 1:03pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14J E 650488 N 7134449
Decimal Degrees25.90071667, -97.49765000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 25° 54.043', W 97° 29.859'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds25° 54' 2.5800" N, 97° 29' 51.5400" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)956
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1233 E Elizabeth St, Brownsville TX 78520, US
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