Brian Wildenthal Memorial Library - Trost Society

Brian Wildenthal Memorial Library

Hotel Paso Del Norte

Brian Wildenthal Memorial Library

The Sul Ross University Library Building was erected in 1930 and was designed by Trost & Trost. The structure, a Neoclassical with Art Deco features, stands today in excellent condition, still in use as the campus library. For more information, please see https://www.facebook.com/TrostSociety/posts/3917243535060350

Image of the architectural drawing is courtesy of the El Paso Public Library’s Ponsford Collection, via the UNT Digital Archives. Modern photograph is a Google Earth Street View, accessed 05/28/2021; old photograph is from the University’s library website at https://athenaeum.sulross.edu/archives/exhibits-and-blogs/

— Mark Stone


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Type: Education
Construction Date: Oct 1, 1930
Address: 400 North Harrison Street, Alpine, TX, USA
Condition: Extant

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