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Mitchell Industrial Complex
El Paso, Texas


Description: Mitchell Industrial Complex
Other Names: Frank and Jennie Mitchell Memorial Industrial Annex
Address: South Florence Street, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas
Type: educational: trade school and high school for Mexican males
Original Client: Mitchell family, Marfa, Texas
Date: 1919-1920
Condition: demolished 1963-1964

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Contractors: Ponsford Construction Company
Dimensions and Orientation: rectangular, 4 stories

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

Location of Drawings: none known to exist
Location of Documentary Photographs: Lydia Patterson Institute

Bibliography: See  the Lydia Patterson Institute, El Paso, Texas

Remarks: Since the Mitchell building duplicated the style of the Patterson Institute, it is assumed that the same materials were used. The Mitchell building included shops, classrooms, gymnasium and basketball court, swimming pool, and dormitory rooms.

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