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M-K-T Freight Terminal, 1811 Ruiz Street, Houston, Harris County, TX

M-K-T Freight Terminal, 1811 Ruiz Street, Houston, Harris County, TX

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Summary

Significance: Houston's M-K-T Freight Terminal is significant for its association with the growth of Houston's rail freight business in the 1920s, the development of the city's port, and the evolution of Houston as a regional and national transportation center.
Survey number: HABS TX-3395
Building/structure dates: 1927 Initial Construction

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Wegman-French, Lysa, transmitter
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Location

South Houston (Tex.)29.76063, -95.35145
Google Map of 29.7606317, -95.3514548
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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