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3400 S. Fitzhugh St.
Dallas, TX 75210
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  • Closed for renovation. Scheduled to reopen earely 2007.
Temporary offices are located in the Juanita Craft Civil Rights House 2618 Warren Avenue Dallas, Texas 75215.

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