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Evandberg Orphanage, Evandberg Avenue & Guadalupe River, New Braunfels, Comal County, TX
Evandberg Avenue & Guadalupe River Vicinity, New Braunfels vicinity, TX
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS TX-3145
Building/structure dates: 1848 initial construction
Significance: The building is historically significant because it housed the first orphanage in the State of Texas. It is architecturally significant because it was a representative example of the "second" houses built by German emigrants (the first houses were log cabins).
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
1. Historic American Buildings Survey, Jack E. Boucher, Photographer October, 1961 FRONT (WEST) VIEW.
2. Historic American Buildings Survey, Jack E. Boucher, Photographer October, 1961 EXTERIOR OF CLASSROOM, VIEW FROM NORTHEAST.
3. Historic American Buildings Survey, Jack E. Boucher, Photographer October, 1961 DETAIL OF WOOD LATH IN CLASSROOM.
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