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Fairmount Hotel, 857 East Commerce Street, San Antonio, Bexar County, TX

Fairmount Hotel, 857 East Commerce Street, San Antonio, Bexar County, TX

 
 
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Summary

Significance: The Farimount Hotel is an example of the type of commercial establishments that characterized the prosperity of turn of the century San Antonio. Designed by architect Leo M. J. Deilmann and built by noted contractor, J. P. Haynes, the Farimount Hotel was typical of the buildings that once lined Commerce Street from downtown east to the Southern Pacific Depot (now Amtrak terminal). It is sensitively detailed and built of fine local building materials.
Survey number: HABS TX-3310

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Date

1933 - 1970
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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
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Location

San Antonio (Tex.)29.42300, -98.48434
Google Map of 29.4229971, -98.48433949999999
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Source

Library of Congress
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html