Wellington High School, Wellington, Texas

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Photograph of a newly built high school in Wellington, Texas. The two-story brick building features Gothic-style stone ornamentation on the front façade and parapet. Pointed arch windows are above and on either side of the entryway. The architect of the building was Guy A. Carlander.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 26 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1929.

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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. It has been viewed 17 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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Description

Photograph of a newly built high school in Wellington, Texas. The two-story brick building features Gothic-style stone ornamentation on the front façade and parapet. Pointed arch windows are above and on either side of the entryway. The architect of the building was Guy A. Carlander.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 26 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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  • 1929

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  • April 9, 2014, 2:59 p.m.

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  • June 17, 2016, 11:38 a.m.

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Wellington High School, Wellington, Texas, photograph, 1929; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth403012/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum.