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History Of Austin, Texas - Austin in The 20th Century - Race in Austin and The 1928 City Plan
... occupied settlements in various parts of the city of Austin ... in 1880, by 1930 they were heavily concentrated in East Austin, a process encouraged by the 1928 City Plan, which recommended that East Austin be designated a "Negro district." City ... Municipal services like schools, sewers, and parks were made available to blacks in East Austin only ...

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