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El Tivoli Place History
be six-room brick veneer cottages with three bedrooms and tile baths, although they are later listed as
five-room dwellings in the City Building Inspectors Record Book. In January 1944, the El Tivoli Place
addition, along with Clarendon Heights and Western Hills, was annexed by the City of Dallas. Until
then it had been Rural Route 8 to the Post Office. El Tivoli Place was now, officially, part of the City of
The basic boundaries for the El Tivoli Place addition are north from West Davis Street on the east line
of Cliffdale Street to Buna, thence Buna east to Avon, thence Avon east to Reverchon, thence
Reverchon south to West Davis Street thence west to the east line of Cliffdale Street.
This is a plat of the El Tivoli Place addition
Taken from the Sanbom Map Company
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On March 24,1944, A. P. Simons, President of El Tivoli Incorporated, appeared before the City of
Dallas. The purpose was to dedicate the area contained in a plat as a subdivision of Dallas. The area was
designated as El Tivoli Place Addition, an addition to the City of Dallas; it dedicated to the public use
forever all streets, alleys, and parkways shown on the plat and designated as such. E. E. Embrey,
surveyor, certified the boundaries were true and the corner monuments were placed under his
supervision. The plat had been filed for approval with the City Plan Commission of the City of Dallas on
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September 29, 1943, and approved September 30, 1943. It was filed for record April 7, 1944, and
recorded May 26, 1944, by Ed H. Steger, County Clerk.
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