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Prepared by the Fall 2010 Conservation of Historic Building Materials class. This Historic Structure Report contains the history of the three double-shotgun houses located at 493 Auburn Avenue built by Alexander Daniel Hamilton and his father, Alexander Hamilton, African-American father-and-son builders. The existing conditions of the interior, exterior, infrastructure and grounds of the buildings are detailed, as well as a master plan of recommendations for the site. The purpose of this report is to provide a current assessment of the condition of the property, recommendations for needed repairs and options for future consideration.
Historic Preservation and Conservation
Archual, Adam; Bogle, Mollie; Cardenas, Mera; Crawford, Rebeccah; Davis, Rosemary; Decker, Elizabeth; Dion, Angelica A.; Dixon, Jennifer; Edwards, Sarah; Hendrickson, Michelle; Hutchcraft, Justin; Joiner, Anna; Kennedy, Katie; Kurtz, Sarah; Miller, Heather; Murray, Nancy; Perez, Crystal; Schwarzmann, Holly; and Vickery, Christen, "MLK Jr. Historic District: Three Shotgun Houses" (2011). Heritage Preservation Projects. 30.