Houston City Hall

901 Bagby St., Houston, Texas

Photos 

Aerial view,east (principal) elevation

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 18, 1990
Reference number
90001471
Architectural styles
Modern Movement: Art Deco; Other architectural type; Modernistic
Areas of significance
Landscape Architecture; Art; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
City hall; Park
Current functions
Park; City hall
Period of significance
1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Contributing objects: 1

Tags 

Aluminum (1,258)
Art Deco (1,168)
City hall (774)
Harris County, Texas (291)
Houston, Texas (259)
Joseph Finger (9)
Limestone (8,192)
Modern Movement (2,502)
Owned by local government (11,501)
Texas (3,573)

Update Log 

  • June 22, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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