Vol 8, No 249
September 6, 1911
TCU Opens New Campus in Fort Worth
TCU Opens in FW
FORT WORTH (1911)
On this date in 1911, Texas Christian University opened it's new campus on 50 acres in Fort Worth. A year and half earlier, TCU's Waco campus was destroyed by fire, leaving the school in temporary facilities while the new campus was built in Fort Worth.
Elections Held to Decide UT Location
On this date in 1881, elections were held in most of the major cities in Texas to determine the location of the University of Texas. Austin was the eventual winner.
Confederate Air Force Charted
On this date in 1961, The Confederate Air Force, an association of restored WWII Air Craft owners was chartered.