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"100 Years of Building San Antonio" Book Signing at The Twig
Front cover photos, clockwise from the top: Guido working crew; aerial view of Trinity University; George W. Mitchell and his wife, Iris; Credit Human Headquarters; Nunnelly groundbreaking; Alamodome; Tower of the Americas under construction; Robert L. B. Tobin Land Bridge; Richard Alterman with his mother.
The Twig Book Shop will host Doug and Michele McMurry who will be signing copies of their new book “100 Years of Building San Antonio” on Sunday, June 11th.
“100 Years of Building San Antonio: The People Who Built the Seventh Largest City in the USA, 1923-2023”, a new book by Doug and Michele McMurry tells the stories behind the unique and iconic buildings that have shaped San Antonio and the people who created them. Focusing mainly on commercial construction and noteworthy renovations of iconic buildings, this book explores who built the familiar and famous places including revered landmarks, such as Trinity University, the Tower Life Building, and USAA’s sprawling headquarters, as well as the Alamodome, SeaWorld San Antonio, and the ... view more »