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Exterior Details

The exterior faces of the Main Building
       hold many interesting details.



1836 detail


The year 1836 indicates the year that Texas gained independence from the Republic of Mexico.

front detail


1936 detail


The year 1936 was the date projected for the completion of the new Main Building.

The University Seal is the central focus of the southern facade.


roof detail columns


front balcony detail



Ornate wrought iron enriches the massive stone structure.


detail of ironwork



window detail


truth craving ye shall craving


One of the most outstanding exterior details of the Main Building is the Tower Clock.


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Out with the Old Ring Those Bells Once Upon a Time Main The Genius Inside Out In the News

12 May 1999
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