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First United Methodist Church

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1892, Robert S. Hyer. 400 University St.

Native limestone was hand-cut on-site for this Gothic Revival, Greek cross–plan church. The two towers of unequal height and mismatched design make a picturesque scheme. Architect and supervisor Hyer was a physics professor at Southwestern University, where he also designed Old Main (see BT27).

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Author: 
Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "First United Methodist Church", [Georgetown, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-BT24.

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Cover: Buildings of Texas

Buildings of Texas, Gerald Moorhead and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013, 106-106.

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