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Houston's Swankiest - Tidelands Motel

TidelandsMotelThe Tidelands Motel, designed by the Austin architect Winfred O. Gustafson (1958, demolished) at the corner of Main Street and University Boulevard was one of Houston's swankiest of the postwar years. It was later used by Rice University for graduate housing. The site is now home to the BioScience Research Collaborative building.