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Fort Huachuca, Cavalry Stables, Clarkson Road, Sierra Vista, Cochise County, AZ

Fort Huachuca, Cavalry Stables, Clarkson Road, Sierra Vista, Cochise County, AZ

 
 
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Significance: Seven Cavalry Stables at Fort Huachuca, a military installation located in southeastern Arizona, were completed in 1916, utilizing a standardized quartermaster corps plan. The structures are eligible for their listing on the National Register of Historic Places due to their association with the 10th cavalry, popularly known as the Buffalo Soldiers, and the punitive expedition into Mexico in 1916-1917, and because they are unique examples of a rare examples of a rare architecture type and represent the only known examples of a stables construction using the Quartermaster Corps Plan No. 291.
Survey number: HABS AZ-210
Building/structure dates: 1916 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 74000443

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Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
U. S. Army Office of the Construction Quartermaster Corps
Padilla, Mary, transmitter
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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