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Accession# 10.0101B3R
Title [Alamo Plaza]
Description Alamo Plaza looking northwest. Automobiles are visible in the foreground parked next to the curb. In the background, from left to right are: the Reuter Building, Opera House, Wickes Building, Crockett Block, Gibbs Building, and Post Office (tower only visible). Black and white.
Date 1921
Notes James Wahrenberger designed the 1891 Reuter Building.
J.B. McElfatrick & Son of St. Louis designed the 1886 Opera House, which was demolished in the 1940s.
J. Riely Gordan designed the 1896 Post Office.
Alfred Giles designed the1882 Crockett Block.
Collection Raba Collection
Photographer Ernst Raba
Print size 8" x 10"
Subjects Alamo Plaza (San Antonio, Tex.)
Crockett Block (San Antonio, Tex.)
Gibbs Building (San Antonio, Tex.)
Grand Opera House (San Antonio, Tex.)
Maverick Bank Building (San Antonio, Tex.)
Reuter Building ( San Antonio, Tex.)
Wickes Building (San Antonio, Tex.)
United States Courthouse and Post Office (San Antonio, Tex.)
Search Terms automobiles
Giles, Alfred
Gordon, James Riely
parks
McElfatrick, J.B. & Son
Wahrenberger, James
Copyright Copyright shared with San Antonio Express News.
Credit line Courtesy of the San Antonio Conservation Society Foundation, Raba Collection.
Object Name Print, Photographic
Imagefile 010\20100101B3R-3.JPG