Fort Bliss, 7th Cavalry Barracks, U.S. Army Air Defense Artillery Center & Fort Blis, El Paso, El Paso County, TX
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U.S. Army Air Defense Artillery Center & Fort Blis, El Paso, TX
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS TX-3339-D
Building/structure dates: 1920 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1934 subsequent work
Significance: This former 7th Cavalry Barrack was part of a large enlisted men's cantonment, most of which were demolished in 1934-1935. This U-shaped, one-story, brick masonry building was designed by War Department Construction Division architects during World War I.
Blauvelt, Maj. L. D.
Field, Capt. Harvey R.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
1. NORTHEAST VIEW OF PRESENT FRONT (ORIGINAL REAR), BUILDING 451
2. NORTH CORNER, RIGHT SIDE AND PRESENT REAR (ORIGINAL FRONT), BUILDING 451
3. SOUTHWEST PRESENT REAR (ORIGINAL FRONT), BUILDING 451
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