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Childers Home Addition
Marfa, Texas


Description: Childers Home Addition
Other Names: none
Address: Marfa, Presidio County, Texas
Type: domestic: residence
Original Client:
Historic Inventory: none
Date: 1919
Condition: not built

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation:

Wall Materials: wood and plaster
Roofing Materials: composition
Other Materials Used:

Location of Drawings: El Paso Public Library: (G-3) 10 ink on linen drawings, for addition, dated November, 1919.


Remarks: Commission 2481 The project is for an enlargement of an existing adobe house into a three story (one an attic) Prairie Box style house. The Childers house was demolished; the Marfa bank now occupies this location.

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