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Arizona Biltmore, Bathhouse & Cabanas, Northeast Corner, Twenty-fourth Street & Missouri , Phoenix, Maricopa County, AZ



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B&W Photos

HB68752
Overall View Of Pool Complex From Main Building Looking East

HB68753
View To Main Hotel Building From Pool Area Looking West

HB68754
Overall View Of Cabana North Fronts Looking Southeast

HB68755
Bathhouse West Front Overall View

HB68756
Bathhouse West Front Entry Detail Looking East

HB68757
Bathhouse West Front, North Wing Overall View To East

HB68758
Bathhouse West Front Of North Addition Looking Northeast

HB68759
Bathhouse West Front Of North Addition Looking East

HB68760
Bathhouse North End Addition Looking Southeast

HB68761
Bathhouse East Back, North Wing

HB68762
Bathhouse East Back/north Side, Center Wing

HB68763
Bathhouse South Side Of Shower Exterior

HB68764
Bathhouse East Back, North Wing

HB68765
Bathhouse North Side Of Center Addition

HB68766
Bathhouse East Back, Second Floor Balcony Looking Southwest

HB68767
Bathhouse East Back, South Wing Looking Southwest

HB68768
Bathhouse East Back/south Side Center Addition

HB68769
Bathhouse East Back, South Addition

HB68770
Bathhouse South Side/east Back Looking Northwest

HB68771
Bathhouse West Front, South Addition

HB68772
Bathhouse West Front, South Wing Looking Southwest

HB68773
Detail Of Bathhouse Center Corner

HB68774
Bathhouse Lobby, Looking Southeast

HB68775
Bathhouse Lobby, Looking Southwest

HB68776
Bathhouse Women's Showers Looking East

HB68777
Bathhouse Women's Showers/steam Room Looking South

HB68778
Bathhouse Women's Restroom Looking North

HB68779
Detail Of Bathhouse Lobby Wall Tile

HB68780
Cabana North Front, Small Units

HB68781
Cabana North Front, Large Units

HB68782
Cabana East End Looking Southwest

HB68783
Cabana South Back, End Four Units

HB68784
Cabana South Back, Length Of Block Looking Northwest

HB68785
Detail Of Cast Lintel And Window Blocks At Cabanas

HB68786
Detail Of Cabana Exterior Light Fixture

HB68787
Cabana Dressing Room Looking South

HB68788
Cabana Bathroom Looking West

HB68789
Cabana Bathroom Looking East

HB68790
Detail Of Cabana Door With Screened Opening

HB68791
Photographic Copy Of Overall View Of Pool Complex, C

HB68792
Photographic Copy Of Overall View Of Pool Complex, C

HB68793
Photographic Copy Of Bathhouse West Front, C

HB68794
Photographic Copy Of View Of Pool Area To Southeast, C

HB68795
Photographic Copy Of View Of Pool Area To Northwest, C

HB68796
Photographic Copy Of Fashion Show In Pool Area, C

HB68797
Photographic Copy Of Bathhouse First Floor Plan (sheet 1)

HB68798
Photographic Copy Of Bathhouse Second Floor Plan (sheet 2)

HB68799
Photographic Copy Of Bathhouse Foundation Plan (sheet 3)

HB68800
Photographic Copy Of Bathhouse North And South Elevations (sheet 4)

HB68801
Photographic Copy Of Bathhouse East And West Elevations (sheet 5)

HB68802
Photographic Copy Of 'cabans' Plans (sheet 6)


Data Pages


Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
Twenty-fourth Street & Missouri, Phoenix, AZ

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS AZ-149-A
Building/structure dates: 1929 initial construction
Significance: The original bathhouse and cabanas at the Arizona Biltmore Hotel are important to recognize for three main reasons. First, they are an important amenity of the classic winter resort of the Salt River Valley. Second, they are part of William Wrigley, Jr.'s only major improvement to his beloved resort, and third, they are an important example of the work of Phoenix architect and builder, Robert T. Evans.

Subjects
Bathhouses
Cabanas


Related Names
Evans, Robert T.


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Overall view of Pool Complex from main building looking east
2. View to main hotel building from pool area looking west
3. Overall view of Cabana north fronts looking southeast
4. Bathhouse west front overall view
5. Bathhouse west front entry detail looking east
6. Bathhouse West front, north wing overall view to east
7. Bathhouse west front of north addition looking northeast
8. Bathhouse west front of north addition looking east
9. Bathhouse north end addition looking southeast
10. Bathhouse east back, north wing
11. Bathhouse east back/north side, center wing
12. Bathhouse south side of shower exterior
13. Bathhouse east back, north wing
14. Bathhouse north side of center addition
15. Bathhouse east back, second floor balcony looking southwest
16. Bathhouse east back, south wing looking southwest
17. Bathhouse east back/south side center addition
18. Bathhouse east back, south addition
19. Bathhouse south side/east back looking northwest
20. Bathhouse west front, south addition
21. Bathhouse west front, south wing looking southwest
22. Detail of Bathhouse center corner
23. Bathhouse lobby, looking southeast
24. Bathhouse lobby, looking southwest
25. Bathhouse women's showers looking east
26. Bathhouse women's showers/steam room looking south
27. Bathhouse women's restroom looking north
28. Detail of bathhouse lobby wall tile
29. Cabana north front, small units
30. Cabana north front, large units
31. Cabana east end looking southwest
32. Cabana south back, end four units
33. Cabana south back, length of block looking northwest
34. Detail of cast lintel and window blocks at Cabanas
35. Detail of Cabana exterior light fixture
36. Cabana dressing room looking south
37. Cabana bathroom looking west
38. Cabana bathroom looking east
39. Detail of Cabana door with screened opening
40. Photographic copy of overall view of pool complex, c. 1940
41. Photographic copy of overall view of pool complex, c. 1930
42. Photographic copy of Bathhouse west front, c. 1930
43. Photographic copy of view of pool area to southeast, c. 1935
44. Photographic copy of view of pool area to northwest, c. 1930
45. Photographic copy of fashion show in pool area, c. 1940
46. Photographic copy of Bathhouse First Floor Plan (Sheet 1)
47. Photographic copy of Bathhouse Second Floor Plan (Sheet 2)
48. Photographic copy of Bathhouse Foundation Plan (Sheet 3)
49. Photographic copy of Bathhouse North and South Elevations (Sheet 4)
50. Photographic copy of Bathhouse East and West Elevations (Sheet 5)
51. Photographic copy of 'Cabans' plans (Sheet 6)


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