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Fire Station No. 2

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1932, Edwin C. Kreisle. 1705 S. Congress Ave.

Locally known as SoCo, S. Congress Avenue is home to some of Austin's slightly off-beat businesses. In the midst of an odd assortment of architecture is Fire Station No. 2, a staid reminder of the city's program to integrate fire stations into residential neighborhoods without being obtrusive, hence the Tudor Revival building in buff brick.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Fire Station No. 2", [Austin, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-AU51.

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