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Waller County Buildings and Areas

Old Kirby Hall (aka Alta Vista)

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Old Kirby Hall (aka Alta Vista)
The Jared E. Kirby Plantation Mansion. After Mrs. Kirby sold the property to the State, the old Kirby Plantation became Prairie View Normal (A school of higher education - and especially in agriculture). The mansion, Kirby Hall, became the first building to be used by the Prairie View Normal.
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