Goodman Building

202 W. 13th St., Austin, Texas

Photos 

SOUTH (FRONT) ELEVATION

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Description 

The Goodman Building (now know as the Hilgartner Building) is an example of late nineteenth-century commercial architecture in Austin. Built between 1887 and 1893, it is situated directly west of the Texas State Capitol grounds, a location which promoted its early success as a grocery store and saloon. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 13, 1973
Reference number
73001976
Architectural style
Victorian
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
School; Specialty store
Current functions
Professional; Business
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant year
ca. 1891

Tags 

19th Century (36,430)
Austin, Texas (165)
Brick (42,457)
Built during 1890s (7,210)
Private owner (54,396)
School (4,876)
Texas (3,580)
Travis County, Texas (169)
Victorian (19,690)

Update Log 

  • June 22, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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