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Teaching the American Twenties: Exploring the Decade through Literature and Art

House and Home

Photograph of Laurel Heights neighborhood in San Antonio, Texas

Creator:
Eugene O. Goldbeck
Date:
1920
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Eugene O. Goldbeck took these photographs in San Antonio. The first, from 1920, is of the neighborhood of Laurel Heights, with a car in front of each home. The second shows workers installing utilities for the new Palm Heights housing development, with a promotional billboard to their left and rows of new homes to their right.


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