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Gillespie Residence
El Paso, Texas


Description: Gillespie house
Other Names:
Address: corner of Upson, West Boulevard and Diaz, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas
Type: domestic: single family home
Original Client: W.B. Gillespie
Historic Inventory:
Date: 1910
Condition: extant; in use as a home

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation: ” two stories
Cost – $12,000.00

Foundation: concrete
Wall Materials:  brick
Roofing Materials: shingle
Other Materials Used:
Remodeling and Additions:

Present Owner: privately owned
Location of Drawings: None known to exist
Location of Documentary Photographs:

Bibliography: (1) El Paso Herald January 26, 1910 page 13

Remarks: William Gillespie was a buyer for Krakauer, Zork and Moye

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.