Brooks, Robert Max, 1906-1982


Brooks, Robert Max, 1906-1982


Bio: Robert Max Brooks (b. December 23, 1906, Malvern, Arkansas-d. September 9, 1982, Austin, Texas) was an architect from Austin, Texas who worked on several prominent government projects including the Federal Building in Austin, Texas, the Lyndon B. Johnson Memorial Library at the University of Texas and the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City.


L-R: Lady Bird Johnson, Max Brooks, W. W. Heath, President Lyndon B. Johnson, Gordon Bunshaft, Bill Moyers. Presentation of Architectural Scale Model of the Lyndon B. Johnson Library and Museum, Theater, White House, Washington DC, 5/12/1966. Photo # a2418-9 by Yoichi Okamoto. White House Photo Office collection, LBJ Presidential Library, public domain.


LBJ Connection: Architect, Brooks and Barr Architects, designers of the LBJ Library