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Spring Lake-San Marcos: Postcards

Historical Information on Spring Lake-San Marcos Texas

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Early Image of Headwaters

This hand-tinted photograph on a postcard from 1901 was taken from the north side of the lake, showing the upper end of Spring Lake where the hotel was constructed.

Spring Lake ca. 1907-1915

View of the San Marcos river at the Power House in 1921. The power plant was located at Burleson's dam, where the Saltgrass Steakhouse is today. 


1897 Government Document