Hyde Park

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Hyde Park or Hyde Park Historic District is a neighborhood in Austin, Texas, USA.\nLocated in Central Austin, Hyde Park is defined by W. 38 Street to the south, W. 51 Street to the north, Duval Street to the east, and Guadalupe Street to the west. It is situated just north of the The University of Texas and borders the neighborhoods of Hancock and North Loop. Hyde Park traces its origins back to 1891 and is considered to be Austin's first suburb. The neighborhood was originally developed by Monroe Martin Shipe in 1891 as a "White Only" streetcar suburb with a large artificial lake, but it has since become one of the most densely populated areas in the city's urban core.\nHyde Park was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1990, as was the neighboring Central Austin community of Shadow Lawn Historic District.