Ozona Junior High School, historic plaque

Description:

"Ozona Junior High School. The first permanent school building in Ozona; constructed of native limestone in 1910-12, when Ozona was only 21 years old. The heating and ventilating system, never before used in the state when installed here, is still in operation daily.
County school superintendent and judge, C. E. Davidson, was the general foreman of construction. Walter Kyle Oversaw stonework.
Building was financed by sale of $75,000 of long-term bonds. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1968."

Creator(s): Belden, Dreanna L.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Crockett County - Ozona
Creation Date: August 3, 2005
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Photographing Texas
Usage:
Total Uses: 60
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 3, 2005
  • Digitized: August 12, 2005
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Crockett County - Ozona
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
2005  
Description:

"Ozona Junior High School. The first permanent school building in Ozona; constructed of native limestone in 1910-12, when Ozona was only 21 years old. The heating and ventilating system, never before used in the state when installed here, is still in operation daily.
County school superintendent and judge, C. E. Davidson, was the general foreman of construction. Walter Kyle Oversaw stonework.
Building was financed by sale of $75,000 of long-term bonds. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1968."

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): air conditioning
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Photographing Texas
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: dscn0878
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth5697
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image