Saturday, December 14, 2019

Events & News

November 16 in San Antonio history...

1923
Mark Twain Junior High School is dedicated.

1930
The $1,500,000 Nix Professional Building opens with great fanfare.  The Gothic 23-story building, “the first of its kind in the world,” features a basement with a cafeteria, tailor shop and barbershop; eight floors of car storage space, ten floors of office space and a 200-bed hospital on the top six floors.

1936
Westmoorland College becomes the University of San Antonio.

Print
Categories: Texana
Rate this article:
No rating