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L. D. Allen House

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1936, Wirtz and Calhoun; 2002 rehabilitation and expansion, Glassman Shoemake Maldonado. 2337 Bluebonnet Blvd.

This L-plan, one- and two-story, flat-roofed, white-walled house, designed for an official of the Gulf Coast Rice Mills by Lewis M. Wirtz and Harold E. Calhoun, was the most publicized modern house in Houston in the 1930s.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "L. D. Allen House", [Houston, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-HN57.

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Cover: Buildings of Texas

Buildings of Texas, Gerald Moorhead and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013, 347-348.

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