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Phoenix Water Users Building
Phoenix, Arizona

 

Description: Phoenix Water Users Building
Other Names:
Address: Van Buren and Second Avenue, near site of Y.M.C.A. Building
Type: commercial
Original Client:
Date: ca. 1912
Condition: demolished

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Contractors:
Dimensions and Orientation: two stories with elevated basement
Budget/Cost:

Foundation: probably concrete
Wall Materials: plastered
Roofing Materials: clay tile
Other Materials Used:
Remodeling and Additions:

Location of Drawings: None known to exist
Location of Documentary Photographs: post card, privately owned: photograph of exterior of Water Users Building, visible behind Y.M.C.A. Building.

Bibliography: Arizona Good Roads Association, Illustrated Road Maps and Tour Book (Prescott, Arizona: Arizona Good Roads Association, 1913; reprinted, Phoenix: Arizona Highways Magazine, 1987), page 49, photographic general view

Remarks: The Phoenix Water Users Building was described as a Trost & Trost design in a telephone interview, Lloyd C. Engelbrecht interviewing Robert R. Frankeberger, August 1989.

Prepared for the El Paso Public Library by Lloyd C. and June F. Engelbrecht under a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, 1990.