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

Woman's Building

 
 
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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.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureEducationFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsWomen.
 
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. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 911 S Broadway Ave, Tyler TX 75701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
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By Randal B. Gilbert, December 13, 2015
2. Woman's Building
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least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Connally Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Chilton-Lipstate-Taylor House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ramey House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Confederate Arms Factory (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. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tyler.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 13, 2015, by Randal B. Gilbert of Tyler, Texas. This page has been viewed 314 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 13, 2015, by Randal B. Gilbert of Tyler, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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