The Old Zimmerman Home

The Old Zimmerman Home (HMHS1)

Location: Austin, TX 78758 Travis County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 21.837', W 97° 42.818'

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Edward E. Zimmerman came to Texas, 1844, from Germany; settled here, 1854, with wife Regina Reinhard. They had 5 children. Zimmerman built this early Texas farmhouse, 1861, of hand-hewn cream colored rock from nearby hills; lumber from Bull Creek mills. One of first residences on route of Shawnee Trail (used by traders, immigrants, Indians, and famous as a cattle trail in 1850's and 1860's). Regina once shot a bear at back door.
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HM NumberHMHS1
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Marker Number15021
Year Placed1967
Placed ByThe State Historical Survey Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 3:58am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 623616 N 3359816
Decimal Degrees30.36395000, -97.71363333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 21.837', W 97° 42.818'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 21' 50.22" N, 97° 42' 49.08" W
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Area Code(s)512
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1600 Payton Gin Rd, Austin TX 78758, US
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