Bowman Hotel (Nogales, Arizona)

Bowman Hotel in Nogales, Arizona was built in 1917. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.[1]

Bowman Hotel
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Bowman Hotel (Nogales, Arizona) is located in Arizona
Bowman Hotel (Nogales, Arizona)
Bowman Hotel (Nogales, Arizona) is located in the United States
Bowman Hotel (Nogales, Arizona)
Location245 Grand Ave.,[2] Nogales, Arizona
Coordinates31°20′13″N 110°56′25″W / 31.33694°N 110.94028°W / 31.33694; -110.94028Coordinates: 31°20′13″N 110°56′25″W / 31.33694°N 110.94028°W / 31.33694; -110.94028
Built1917
ArchitectWilliam Bray
Architectural styleChicago, Commercial
MPSNogales MRA
NRHP reference No.85001852[1]
Added to NRHPAugust 29, 1985

It was then the oldest hotel building surviving in Nogales. It was deemed significant in its use of fired (glazed) brick in its facade, being one of only two buildings in Nogales with that. It is associated with Wirt G. Bowman (1874–1949, a businessman and a state and national politician.[3][4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  2. ^ "Descriptions of Important Historic Sites". Archaeology Southwest. Retrieved 2012-03-02.
  3. ^ Jim Woodward (July 1984). "Arizona State Historic Property Inventory: Bowman Hotel". National Park Service. Retrieved March 4, 2017.
  4. ^ James Woodward and Shauna Patton Francissen (September 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Multiple Property Documentation: Nogales MRA". National Park Service. Retrieved March 4, 2017.