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Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Van Horn's Clark Hotel Museum
Today, we're sharing photos from Dan Baeza of the Clark Hotel Museum in Van Horn. The museum chronicles the history of Culberson County and of Van Horn, with a special eye towards the traveler. The building has been home to a hotel since the early days of that community. Upstairs there are even exhibits of travelers' rooms.
Originally, the "front door" of the hotel was on the north side of the building, as the train station was just steps away. When the highway came to town, the "front door" of the Clark Hotel was moved to the south side of the building, where it is today, at Broadway Street (the main street in town). Read more about it here.