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Sul Ross Teachers College Heating Plant
Alpine, Texas


Description: Heating Plant
Other Names: none
Address: Alpine, Brewster County, Texas
Type: educational: campus heating plant
Original Client: Sul Ross State Teachers College
Historic Inventory: none
Date: commission dated June, 1930

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation:
Budget/Cost: $40,000

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

Present Owner:
Location of Drawings: El Paso Public Library: (F-5) 6 sheets, ink on linen, including campus plan and details of Library Building and Gymnasium, Commission no. 2835, dated June, 1930
Location of Documentary Photographs:

Bibliography: Clifford B. Casey, Sul Ross State University; the Cultural Center of Trans Pecos Texas, 1917-1975 (Seagraves, Texas: Pioneer Book Publishers, 1976), page 53

Remarks: Commission no. 2835 included the campus heating plant as well a projected addition to the gymnasium, but only the heating plant was included in the budget of $40,000.

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