Ashbel Smith Building

914--916 Ave. B
Galveston, Texas

Historic Document

Ashbel Smith Building is located in Galveston County, Texas certified as a historic location on Tuesday October 28, 1969. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Education, more specifically a College. Ashbel Smith Building was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Science, Architecture.

Ashbel Smith Building Information

Other Name: Big Red
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1891
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Clayton,Nicholas J.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Ashbel Smith Building Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 18
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Galveston Historic Locations Galveston County Historic Locations Texas Historic Locations