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J. B. Holloway House

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1898. 301 Depot St.

El Campo's “painted lady” is the brilliantly colored former J. B. Holloway House, an exuberant, two-story house especially noted for the decorative curved framing members on its L-plan front gallery. Opposite at 312 Depot Street is the First Presbyterian Church of 1950 by native son C. A. Johnson.

Writing Credits

Gerald Moorhead et al.


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Gerald Moorhead et al., "J. B. Holloway House", [El Campo, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of Texas

Buildings of Texas: Central, South, and Gulf Coast, Gerald Moorhead and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013, 458-458.

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