Details for Former TSTA Building (Atlas Number 5439001956)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5439001956

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Marker Number 1956
Atlas Number 5439001956
Marker Title Former TSTA Building
Index Entry TSTA Building
Address 410 E. Weatherford
City Fort Worth
County Tarrant
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 656840
UTM Northing 3626661
Subject Codes educational topics; commercial buildings; Spanish Renaissance Revival (Architectural style); design and construction
Marker Year 1981
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 410 E. Weatherford, Fort Worth
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Completed in 1930, this building was constructed to serve as the headquarters of the Texas State Teachers Association. Noted Fort Worth architect Wiley G. Clarkson design the structure, which features Renaissance Revival styling. In 1949 the decision was made to move the TSTA offices to Austin, and the building was later purchased by the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association which remained here for thirty years. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark- 1981.