[Alta Vista School]

One of 84 items in the series: [Ponsford/Trost Collection] available on this site.

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Photograph of the Alta Vista School in El Paso, Texas. The perspective view shows many windows along the sides, an area that descends lower than the grass near the lowest windows, a lawn with grass and trees, and a gravel street.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Aultman, Otis A., 1874-1943 1916~.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2016 and was provided by the El Paso Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 214 times. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of the Alta Vista School in El Paso, Texas. The perspective view shows many windows along the sides, an area that descends lower than the grass near the lowest windows, a lawn with grass and trees, and a gravel street.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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"Alta Vista School El Paso" and "Ponsford #419" are handwritten on the back.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2016

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  • 1916~

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Aug. 31, 2017, 9:16 a.m.

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  • July 6, 2022, 6:16 p.m.

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  • 31.78466, -106.452382

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Aultman, Otis A., 1874-1943. [Alta Vista School], photograph, 1916~; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth875426/: accessed April 21, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting El Paso Public Library.

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