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Jahn Building

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1910. 494 S. Seguin Ave.

Built by the descendents of prominent German immigrant cabinetmaker Johann Jahn, this commercial building is noteworthy for the high quality of its three-dimensional brickwork detailing, especially on the second floor and the cornice. Next door at number 480 is a diminutive but well-detailed carriages and wagons building.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Jahn Building", [New Braunfels, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-NB1.

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Cover: Buildings of Texas

Buildings of Texas, Gerald Moorhead and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013, 200-200.

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