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					                              ZANZENBERG




Home of Dr. Charles De Ganahl (1824-1883), a signer of the Texas Articles of
Secession in 1861 and Army Surgeon for the Confederate States of America.
The home was erected in 1856 and named after Dr. Ganahl's ancestral home in
the Austrian Tyrol of Europe. Here the first post office in Kerr County was
established in 1857 with his wife Virginia (1834-1895) as the first postmaster.
(1968)


Driving Directions: from Center Point, 3 mi E on TX 27 on N side of road.

GPS Coordinates: 29º57.016N & 99º01.787W

UTM Easting: 497150 / UTM Northing: 3313295