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Tyler in Smith County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Woman's Building

 
 
Woman's Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Randal B. Gilbert, December 13, 2015
1. Woman's Building Marker
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Inscription. The Woman's Building Association, a branch of the Tyler Woman's Forum, was chartered in 1928 to direct the construction of this facility. When completed in 1932, it provided meeting rooms, an auditorium, and a library for the Woman's Forum and other civic organizations in Tyler. Reflective of the Federal style of architecture, the building features multilight windows, two-story Doric columns, and an elliptical arch of cast stone over the main entry.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1990

 
Erected 1990 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 7768.)
 
Location. 32° 20.319′ N, 95° 18.05′ W. Marker is in Tyler, Texas, in Smith County. Marker is at the intersection of South Broadway Avenue and West Dobbs Street, on the right when traveling south on South Broadway Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 911 S Broadway Ave, Tyler TX 75701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Connally Home (approx. mile away); Chilton-Lipstate-Taylor House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ramey House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Confederate Arms Factory
Woman's Building image. Click for full size.
By Randal B. Gilbert, December 13, 2015
2. Woman's Building
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Ordnance Plant (approx. half a mile away); Whitaker-McClendon House (approx. 0.6 miles away); John B. & Ketura Douglas House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tyler Carnegie Library (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tyler.
 
Also see . . .  Tyler Woman's Building. (Submitted on December 14, 2015.)
 
Categories. ArchitectureEducationFraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Randal B. Gilbert of Tyler, Texas. This page has been viewed 175 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Randal B. Gilbert of Tyler, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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