Burns Building

401 E. Houston St.
San Antonio, Texas

Historic Document

Burns Building is located in Bexar County, Texas certified as a historic location on Thursday March 18, 1999. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Department Store. Burns Building was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering, Event and its significance in Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Architecture.

Burns Building Information

Other Name: Penney's Building
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1918, 1921
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sanquinet, Staats & Boelhauwe; Cameron, Ralph, et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Burns Building Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
San Antonio Historic Locations Bexar County Historic Locations Texas Historic Locations