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Proposed Business & Hotel Building
El Paso, Texas


Description: Proposed Business & Hotel Building
Address: East San Antonio Avenue and South Campbell Street, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas
Type: hotel and retail store
Original Client: Dr. Irvin (?)
Condition: not built

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost (?)
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation: 90 feet x 104 feet; first floor block with L-shaped shaft above
Budget/Cost: See Remarks, below.

Wall Materials:
Roofing Materials:
Other Materials Used:

Location of Drawings: El Paso Public Library: (L-14) 2 pencil on tissue sheets


Remarks: Attached to the drawings are typed cost estimates for the building. There are estimates for six proposals, from a two-story building with a small basement ($56,000) to a four-story building with a full basement ($119,960). The cost for a typical floor is given at $22,158.

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