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Yuma High School
Yuma, Arizona


Description: Yuma High School
Other Names:
Address:  400 S. 6 ave, Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona
Type: educational: school building
Original Client: [local school board]
Historic Inventory:
Date: 1907
Condition: extant

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation:
Budget/Cost: $30,000

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

Present Owner:
Location of Drawings: none known to exist
Location of Documentary Photographs:

Bibliography: (1)Plans for Outside School Buildings Drawn, El Paso Herald,January 30, 1907, page 12 (reports that Trost& Trost are drawing plans and gives budget figure)
(2)The Arizona Sentinel, February 13, 1907 page 3 ‘Yuma’s $35,000 School Building’
(3) The Arizona Sentinel, May 1, 1907, page 2 ‘Yuma Encourages New Industry’
(4) The Arizona Sentinel, October 9, 1907 page 3 ‘ Plans are submitted for new school’
(5) El Paso Herald, January 30, 1907 page 14 ‘Plans for Outside School Building Drawn’

Remarks: A diagram of the plans for the building is on exhibition at the store of Johnson & Bowles. The fund for the school came out of a bond election.

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.