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Name: Houston Heights Abstract of Title (2007)


Historical Note: The Houston Heights was founded in 1891 by Oscar Martin Carter of Ashland, Nebraska. On May 2, 1892, the Omaha and South Texas Land Company acquired the land for the "The Boulevard," later known as Heights Boulevard, the entrance into the impressive Victorian homes found along the Heights Boulevard.
Sources:

Agatha, Sister M. The History of Houston Heights, 1891-1918. Houston: Premier Print, 1956.

Green, Victor J. "The History of Houston Heights From Its Foundation in 1891 To Its Annexation in 1918." Center for Teaching. Rice University.

< http://community.rice.edu/focusresources/books/agatha/index.html >.

Kleiner, Diana J. "Houston Heights, Texas." The Handbook of Texas Online. 19 Jan. 2008

< http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/HH/hvhab.html>.



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