Tulia H.S, $100,000

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Photograph of the newly built Tulia High School in Tulia, Texas. The photograph was taken from one side of the building, with the front facade also visible. The two-story building features a decorative band of brick at the base, with what appears to be stucco above. There is a clay tile roof and decorative elements in the walls below the roof line. The center section of the front facade extends above the roof, and features a crenellated parapet. A one-story extension from the rear of the building connects to a small two-story structure. The building is surrounded by a sidewalk ... continued below

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1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 21 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1924.

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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. 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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Description

Photograph of the newly built Tulia High School in Tulia, Texas. The photograph was taken from one side of the building, with the front facade also visible. The two-story building features a decorative band of brick at the base, with what appears to be stucco above. There is a clay tile roof and decorative elements in the walls below the roof line. The center section of the front facade extends above the roof, and features a crenellated parapet. A one-story extension from the rear of the building connects to a small two-story structure. The building is surrounded by a sidewalk and newly planted trees and some houses are visible in the background. The building was designed by architect Guy A. Carlander and completed in 1924.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 21 cm.

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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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  • 1924

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  • April 9, 2014, 2:59 p.m.

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  • June 20, 2016, 1:43 p.m.

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Tulia H.S, $100,000, photograph, 1924; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth402970/: accessed November 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum.