Photo, Print, Drawing 479 & 481 South Convent Avenue (House), Tucson, Pima County, AZ
About this Item
- 479 & 481 South Convent Avenue (House), Tucson, Pima County, AZ
- Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
- Jandoli, Liz, transmitter
- Kaminsky, David J, photographer
Created / Published
- Documentation compiled after 1933
- - houses
- - hip roofs
- - Arizona -- Pima County -- Tucson
- - Significance: Standing in an isolated situation, this adobe duplex is connected to its northern neighbor (473 Convent Ave., (AZ-73-52)) by an archway and gate. The two structures were probably joined when the present owner purchased 479-481 and half of the building next door in 1939. Although this duplex exhibits the Anglo influence of a hipped roof, gabled dormer vent, and isolated site location, it is built of the traditional adobe and set flush with the street, lending continuity to the planar qualities of the South Convent Avenue street facade.
- - Survey number: HABS AZ-73-9
- - Building/structure dates: ca. 1900 Initial Construction
- - National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 78000565
- Photo(s): 2
- Color Transparencies: 1
- Data Page(s): 5
- Photo Caption Page(s): 2
Call Number/Physical Location
- HABS ARIZ,10-TUCSO,30/9
- Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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Chicago citation style:
Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, Kaminsky, David J, photographer. 479 & 481 South Convent Avenue House, Tucson, Pima County, AZ. Pima County Tucson Arizona, 1933. translateds by Jandoli, Lizmitter Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/az0075/.
APA citation style:
Historic American Buildings Survey, C., Kaminsky, D. J., photographer. (1933) 479 & 481 South Convent Avenue House, Tucson, Pima County, AZ. Pima County Tucson Arizona, 1933. Jandoli, L., trans Documentation Compiled After. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/az0075/.
MLA citation style:
Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, photographer by Kaminsky, David J. 479 & 481 South Convent Avenue House, Tucson, Pima County, AZ. trans by Jandoli, Lizmitter Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/az0075/>.