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Gruene Hall

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c. 1885. Seguin St. at Austin St.

Considered one of the oldest dance halls in Texas, the wood-frame rectangular hall has a simple false front that conceals the gable-ended roof. The interior is a single large space spanned by timber trusses with un-glazed openings on the side walls for ventilation. It remains a popular venue for Texas musicians.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Gruene Hall", [New Braunfels, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-NB16.

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Cover: Buildings of Texas

Buildings of Texas, Gerald Moorhead and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013, 203-203.

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