(William Sydney Porter, Sept. 11, 1862 - June 5, 1910)Born in Greensboro, N.C., moved to Texas in 1882, and lived on a ranch near Cortulla. Came to Austin in 1884, and in addition to writing, worked as a pharmacist, musician, draftsman, and bank teller. His first nationally published short story appeared in 1897.
|Placed By||The Texas Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 7:06pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14R E 621301 N 3348930|
|Decimal Degrees||30.26596667, -97.73898333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 30° 15.958', W 97° 44.339'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||30° 15' 57.48" N, 97° 44' 20.34" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 418 E 5th St, Austin TX 78701, US|
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