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1311 East Cesar Chavez Site History

City of Austin Historic Resources Survey

Current Building Built: 1937

 

Occupant Histories:

1890: Kunz August grocer

1899: Mayer & Grimes grocers

1901: John McNamara grocer

1907: Herman Herzog grocer

1917: Johnson and Johnson grocers

1946: Vernon P Johnson grocer

1962: Dees grocer

1967: Sam’s Furniture & Appliances Used

1972: A and B Appliance

1977: Clearmark

1981: Riojas Enterprises (furniture)

1987: Jesse’s Supplies and Furniture

1992: Vacant

2011: Big Red Sun

2020: Center for Women & Their Work

Data source: Austin History Center archives and City of Austin Historic Resources Survey.