University of Texas: Brazos House (Demolished) – Arlington TX

Description

Originally called Davis Hall, this building was a PWA project for a dormitory at North Texas Agricultural College in Arlington, TX. The building is now known as Brazos House and the college is now known as the University of Texas at Arlington. It was dedicated in 1936.

Brazos House has been demolished and turned into a campus park.

Source notes

PWA Records

Dallas Morning News. April 29, 1936.

https://www.theshorthorn.com/news/bid-farewell-to-brazos-house/article_f7c7e9c8-44eb-11e8-b8b5-cb0a632506ea.htmlhttps://www.theshorthorn.com/news/brazos-house-to-blossom-into-brazos-park/article_aacff900-a4a7-11e8-9f65-83076fa8a1e5.html

https://www.theshorthorn.com/news/bid-farewell-to-brazos-house/article_f7c7e9c8-44eb-11e8-b8b5-cb0a632506ea.htmlhttps://www.theshorthorn.com/news/brazos-house-to-blossom-into-brazos-park/article_aacff900-a4a7-11e8-9f65-83076fa8a1e5.html

Project originally submitted by Susan Kline on April 12, 2013.
Additional contributions by Hannah Searsy.

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Location Info


601 S. West St.
Arlington, TX 76010

Coordinates: 32.7311091, -97.1109978

2 comments on “University of Texas: Brazos House (Demolished) – Arlington TX

  1. Really great place,
    We helped some students move there.

  2. Brazos House was demolished in 2018, and is now a campus park.

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