Excelsior Hotel

Austin St., between Market and Vale Sts., Jefferson, Texas

Photos 

Historic American Buildings Survey, Harry L. Starnes, Photographer November 17, 1936 FRONT ELEVATION.

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Street View 

Description 

This hotel, while changing ownership many times, has remained in continuous operation since the 1850's. The original frame portion is similar to many roadside inns built in the mid-nineteenth century in other sections of the country. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 28, 1969
Reference number
69000208
Architectural style
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival
Area of significance
Art
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic function
Hotel
Current functions
Museum; Hotel
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant year
ca. 1858
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Non-contributing structures: 1

Update Log 

  • August 23, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • June 22, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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