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Evandberg Orphanage, Evandberg Avenue & Guadalupe River, New Braunfels, Comal County, TX



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HB1095297

HB1095298

HB1095299


Data Pages


Item Title


Location
Evandberg Avenue & Guadalupe River Vicinity, New Braunfels vicinity, TX

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
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).

Subjects
Orphanages


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
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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