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Pape-Dangers House

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c. 1846 Pape Cabin; c. 1851 Dangers House. 213 W. Creek St.

The two houses on this lot are considered to be among the oldest in Fredericksburg. The simple one-room log house set well back from the street was constructed by Friedrich Pape, one of the original settlers of 1846. The larger three-bay L-plan limestone house placed on the front property line was constructed by Burchard Dangers, the second Protestant minister to arrive in the new town.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Pape-Dangers House", [Fredericksburg, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-NB52.

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Cover: Buildings of Texas

Buildings of Texas, Gerald Moorhead and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013, 213-213.

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