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Gardiner Residence
Tucson, Arizona


Description: Gardiner residence
Other Names: Gardner [misspelling] house 2012 Big Blue House Lodging
Address: 49 South Fifth Avenue. Tucson, Pima County, Arizona
Type: domestic: single family house
Original Client: John Gardiner
Historic Inventory:
Date: 1899-1900
Condition: extant

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

Wall Materials: brick
Roofing Materials:
Other Materials Used:
Remodeling and Additions:

Present Owner:  Gasper family
Location of Drawings:
Location of Documentary Photographs:

Bibliography: (1) Arizona Daily Citizen, June 15, 1899, page 4: Architect Trost is drawing Plans for a cottage to be erected by John Gardner of the firm of Gardner, Worthen & Goss
(2) City of Tucson and Southern Arizona Business Directory, 1902 ([Tucson]: Charles T. Connell, 1902), page 34 (location of residence, current name of firm of Gardiner, Worthen & Co.)
(3) Arizona Daily Star May 24, 1900 page 1
Remarks: (1) The firm of Gardiner, Worthen & Goss later became Gardiner, Worthen & Co.

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.