I am researching the history of the building currently occupied by UHD.
Christian, Garna L
We have the following book in our collection:
40,000 window panes : the story of the Merchants and
Manufacturers Building / Dr. Garna L. Christian
[Houston : University of Houston, 1983]
CALL # NA6233.H68 M44 1983
To find more on Houston architecture you might want to browse ourcatalog at http://library.uh.edu/search~S14/X. Search for:
Houston AND buildings
Houston And structures
You may want to search the Houston Chronicle at http://www.uhd.edu/library/databases/letterH.html for “Merchants and
Manufacturers Building” (keep the quotation marks.)
A UHD SkyLine news article is available here http://skyline.uhd.edu/2011/07/15/the-mm-building-no-ghosts-but-a-fascinating-history/ .