Details for Administration Building (Atlas Number 5439005986)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5439005986


Marker Number 5986
Atlas Number 5439005986
Marker Title Administration Building
Index Entry Administration Building
Address 1200 block Wesleyan St.
City Fort Worth
County Tarrant
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 661137
UTM Northing 3622931
Subject Codes educational buildings; educational topics
Marker Year 1962
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Texas Wesleyan College
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Erected by old Polytechnic College, a coeducational school organized 1890 by Bishop J. S. Key, on site given by A. S. and W. D. Hall and George Tandy. This hall, of Texas limestone, was built 1902 in presidential term of Bishop Hiram A. Boaz. Has continued in use while institution was Texas Woman's College, 1914-1934, and since it became Texas Wesleyan College. Modernized in 1963. Owned by Texas Methodist Conferences.