Architectural historian to speak at Gregg Co. Museum
Released by The Gregg County Historical Museum:
LONGVIEW, TX - University of Houston and Rice University Lecturer, Stephen Fox, will be speaking about Twentieth-Century Architecture in Texas and its lasting impact on the buildings of today and tomorrow.
Stephen Fox is an architectural historian and a Fellow of the Anchorage Foundation of Texas, a Houston-based foundation that undertakes projects in architecture, architectural history, and architectural publishing. He is a lecturer in architecture at the University of Houston and Rice University. Fox is the author of The Country Houses of John F. Staub and the Houston Architectural Guide. He is the co-author with Ellen Beasley of the Galveston Architecture Guidebook.
This is part of the Architecture Lecture Series 2011 being sponsored by and held at the Gregg County Historical Museum at 218 N. Fredonia St. in Longview on Thursday, February 17, at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm.
Admission is free, but seating is limited. Call (903) 753-5840 to reserve your seat.
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