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Hotel Luhrs Remodeling
Phoenix, Arizona


Description: Commercial Hotel remodeling
Other Names: Hotel Luhrs
Address: Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona
Type: hotel
Original Client: George H. N. Luhrs, Sr.
Date: 1924
Condition: demolished

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

Wall Materials: plastered
Roofing Materials: flat
Other Materials Used:
Remodeling and Additions:

Present Owner:
Location of Drawings: Luhrs Family collection: two drawings, watercolor over pencil, two different proposals

Location of Documentary Photographs:

Bibliography: Charles Hall Page & Associates, Inc., San Francisco, with Historical Research by Robert R. Frankeberger, Phoenix Historic Building  Survey (Phoenix: City Planning Department, 1979), page 45 illustrated. In 1924 the firm of Trost & Trost designed a new front facade.

Remarks: Trost & Trost enclosed porches and restyled the arcade, but retained the cornice.

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.