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Pecos in Reeves County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Orient Hotel

 
 
Orient Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 25, 2012
1. Orient Hotel Marker
Inscription. "Finest from Ft. Worth to El Paso." Saloon built 1896 of Pecos Valley red sandstone. Hotel opened 1907 by R.S. Johnson, owner. Headquarters for land promoters, salesmen, families of settlers in early years of Pecos Valley development.

Restored to house West of the Pecos Museum.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1964

 
Erected 1964 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 3868.)
 
Location. 31° 25.656′ N, 103° 29.736′ W. Marker is in Pecos, Texas, in Reeves County. Marker is at the intersection of East 1st Street and South Cedar Street (U.S. 285), on the left when traveling west on East 1st Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 East 1st Street, Pecos TX 79772, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Pecos Cantaloupe (here, next to this marker); Reeves County-Pecos, Texas (here, next to this marker); Spanish Explorers (a few steps from this marker); Mrs. Lillie W. Cole (a few steps from this marker); Emigrants' Crossing (a few steps from this
Orient Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 25, 2012
2. Orient Hotel Marker
marker); George R. Reeves (approx. mile away); First Christian Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Baptist Church of Pecos City (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pecos.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Orient Hotel image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 25, 2012
3. Orient Hotel
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 241 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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