Merged Modernism with traditional Texan architectural root base. In 1974, he became the only real human to become dubbed a Country wide Historical Landmark. He went to North Texas Condition Teachers University, but needed to keep after 2 yrs because of economic burdens. Then considered the International Correspondence Institutions of Scranton, Pa, for his architectural certificate. He became a Fellow from the American Institute of Architects in 1960. He wedded dancer Wanda Graham in 1940. From her husband’s archives, she donated 5,540 architectural drawings, 5,484 designs, 40 display drawings, 39 display sketches, and 63 bed linens of photographic components to the School of Tx’ Alexander Architectural Archive in 2001. He and Frank Gehry had been both esteemed architects within their respective lifetimes.