[West Texas State Normal College main building]


Photograph of the building, viewed from the front.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 17 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 191u.


This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Education in the Texas Panhandle, 1880-1930 and was provided by Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 40 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.


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Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

The Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum opened in 1933 to showcase the artifacts, art, and archives that document the history and culture of the Texas Panhandle and surrounding plains regions. The Museum is located at the West Texas A&M University campus in Canyon.

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Photograph of the building, viewed from the front.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 17 cm.


The main building was completed in 1910 and destroyed by fire in 1914.


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This photograph is part of the following collection of related materials.

Education in the Texas Panhandle, 1880-1930

Photographs of educators, students, school buildings and activities show the growth of educational endeavors, from one-room schools to colleges, within the Texas Panhandle.

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  • 191u

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 19, 2011, 2:29 p.m.

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  • Sept. 20, 2017, 2:39 p.m.

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[West Texas State Normal College main building], photograph, 191u; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth195826/: accessed December 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum.