[Historic Marker Application: Adams-Ziller House]

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Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Adams-Ziller House in Austin, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, plat map, historic notes, census ledger page, and photographs.

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[17] p. ; 28 cm. + 16 photographs

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Texas Historical Commission 2009.

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Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Adams-Ziller House in Austin, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, plat map, historic notes, census ledger page, and photographs.

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[17] p. ; 28 cm. + 16 photographs

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The Texas Historical Commission contributes a selection of its Recorded Texas Historic Landmark application files that document historically significant buildings from five heritage regions in the state.

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  • Dec. 3, 2013, 3 p.m.

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  • July 28, 2014, 12:05 p.m.

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Texas Historical Commission. [Historic Marker Application: Adams-Ziller House], text, 2009; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth355005/: accessed July 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas Historical Commission.