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Detail from Sanborn Insurance Map of Austin, Texas,
1900, Sheet 29. For the key to the map, click here.
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As of 1905 Authur Jones, an African-American, lived in the house on West 15th with his family of 4.

The 2-story house on the lower left corner was the home of the J.G. Palm family, with 5 members.

On the lower right corner was the family of Dr. H.L. Hilgartner, with 4 members.

Source: 1905 City Directory, Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.