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How Historic Preservation and the Film Industry Could Help Economic Recovery

By Karen Eubank / May 21, 2020 / 2 Comments

…in Born on the Fourth of July. During the 1980s film crews were on the streets of Munger Place, Junius Heights, Swiss Avenue, and Deep Ellum every week. The original…

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A Sears Modern Home is Loved Back to Life

By Karen Eubank / February 11, 2020 / 6 Comments

…Sears Modern Home, waiting for the right moment to intercede. Travis Ripley, owner of Ripley Renovations and a resident of Munger Place, was one of those folks. “As a resident…

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Rare Treat: Architecturally Significant Hal Thomson Tudor Hits The Market

By Karen Eubank / November 25, 2019 / 3 Comments

…large 140- by 195-foot lot. Hal Thomson’s arrival on the Dallas architecture scene could not have been better timed. Munger Place had been platted in 1905, and Highland Park in…

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Steel Toe Stiletto Kicks Life Into Aging Munger Place Home

By Joshua Baethge / July 24, 2019 / 1 Comment

In the mid-1940s, not long after World War II ended, a woman moved into the Munger Place home at 710 Dumas Street. Her two sisters lived on the same block. …

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Greenland Hills – Where the M Streets Live

By Deb R. Brimer / June 19, 2019 / 1 Comment

Munger Place, some once-successful businessmen padlocked their mansions and walked away while others chopped-up their fine homes into boarding houses. As a result, that neighborhood went into an even greater…

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Munger Place Defined the Exclusive Dallas Neighborhood

By Deb R. Brimer / June 12, 2019 / 0 Comments

…Significance Part of Munger Place is in the Munger Place Historic District while the other part is in the Swiss Avenue Historic District. Both are listed on the National Register…

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