Photo, Print, Drawing Valentine Hoch House, Near Highway 183, Hochheim, De Witt County, TX
About this Item
- Valentine Hoch House, Near Highway 183, Hochheim, De Witt County, TX
- Contributor Names
- Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
- Hoch, Valentine
- Weig, Augustus
- Boothe, Ross
- Oren, Ulker, field team
- Woodcock, David G, project manager
- Texas A&M University, College of Architecture, sponsor
- Hocheim Prairie Insurance Company, sponsor
- Chootimun, Dolratee, delineator
- Mohanty, Leeta, delineator
- Sheth, Grishma, delineator
- Udomwech, Parul, delineator
- Created / Published
- Documentation compiled after 1933
- Subject Headings
- - houses
- - stone buildings
- - domestic life
- - Texas -- De Witt County -- Hochheim
- Latitude / Longitude
- - 2002 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry
- - Significance: Stonemason Valentine Hoch and his family landed at Indianola in 1846 having purchased land before leaving their native Germany. He purchased land in Dewitt County in 1848, and built the house with help from fellow immigrant Augustus Weig. It remained in the family until the 1890s. It was purchased by Ross Boothe, and underwent restoration in 1954. It passed back to a descendant of the Hoch family in 1998, and was then sold to the Hocheim Prairie Mutual Fire and Storm Insurance Company, founded in 1892 by German settlers in the area...
- - Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N806
- - Survey number: HABS TX-3513
- - Building/structure dates: 1856-1857 Initial Construction
- - Building/structure dates: 1954 Subsequent Work
- - Building/structure dates: 1967 Subsequent Work
- Measured Drawing(s): 12
- Call Number/Physical Location
- HABS TX-3513
- Source Collection
- Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- Control Number
- Rights Advisory
- 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
- Online Format
- Measured Drawing(s): 12
- Boothe, Ross
- Chootimun, Dolratee
- Historic American Buildings Survey
- Hoch, Valentine
- Hocheim Prairie Insurance Company
- Mohanty, Leeta
- Oren, Ulker
- Sheth, Grishma
- Texas A&m University, College of Architecture
- Udomwech, Parul
- Weig, Augustus
- Woodcock, David G
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Chicago citation style:
Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, Valentine Hoch, Augustus Weig, Ross Boothe, Ulker Oren, David G Woodcock, College Of Architecture Texas A&M University, et al. Valentine Hoch House, Near Highway 183, Hochheim, De Witt County, TX. De Witt County Hochheim Texas, 1933. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/tx1006/.
APA citation style:
Historic American Buildings Survey, C., Hoch, V., Weig, A., Boothe, R., Oren, U., Woodcock, D. G. [...] Udomwech, P. (1933) Valentine Hoch House, Near Highway 183, Hochheim, De Witt County, TX. De Witt County Hochheim Texas, 1933. Documentation Compiled After. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/tx1006/.
MLA citation style:
Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, et al. Valentine Hoch House, Near Highway 183, Hochheim, De Witt County, TX. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/tx1006/>.