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Herbert Bohn House

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1938, Roy L. Thomas. 1301 W. 29th St.

The Bohn House is one of the city's finest examples of Moderne residential design. The dramatic curved “prow” takes advantage of the slope of the property, responding to the owner's dream of an ocean liner, executed by an architect who is better known for more conservative designs.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Herbert Bohn House", [Austin, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-AU70.

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