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Pecos High School
Pecos, Texas


Description: Pecos High School
Other Names: none
Address: 4th and Hackberry Streets, Pecos, Reeves County, Texas
Type: educational: high school
Original Client: Pecos Independent School District
Date: 1928
Condition: demolished in 1960s because of water in the basement

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation: rectangular, 2 stories, 135 feet across x 108 feet 4 inches deep
Budget/Cost: $50,000 – $80,000

Foundation: concrete
Wall Materials: brick
Roofing Materials: flat
Other Materials Used: cast stone detailing
Remodeling and Additions:

Location of Drawings: El Paso Public Library: (E-10) and (WW-3) 11 ink-on-linen plans, pages 1 through 11, dated June 23, 1928, including side, front and rear elevations; 11 blueprint copies, pages 1 through 11.
Location of Documentary Photographs:

Bibliography: El Paso Herald, May 1, 1928 page 3 ‘ Pasoan Gets Contact for Carlsbad Hotel’

Remarks: Commission 2761

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