Horace W. Morelock Academic Building - Trost Society

Horace W. Morelock Academic Building

Hotel Paso Del Norte

Horace W. Morelock Academic Building

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, in use today as the Horace W. Morelock Academic Building. For more information (that needs to be updated) 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

Additional Details

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Type: Education
Construction Date: Oct 1, 1930
Address: Sul Ross State University, US 90, Alpine, TX, USA
Condition: Extant