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Lincoln School
Albuquerque, New Mexico


Description: Lincoln School
Other Names: none
Address: 915 Locust , Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico (exit off I-25 at Coal/Lead)
Type: educational
Original Client: Albuquerque Public Schools
Historic Inventory:
Date: 1922-1923
Condition: extant

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost, and George P. Hill
Contractors: L. H. Orndorff
Dimensions and Orientation: 2 stories, 7 units wide, faces East

Foundation: probably concrete
Wall Materials: red brick
Roofing Materials: flat
Other Materials Used: concrete sills and entry stairs
Remodeling and Additions: numerous

Present Owner: Albuquerque Public Schools
Location of Drawings: none known to exist
Location of Documentary Photographs: El Paso Public Library: Ponsford 362, perspective view

Bibliography: (1) Edna Heatherington Bergman, The Fate of Architectural Theory in Albuquerque: Buildings of Four Decades, 1920-1960, Master of Architecture thesis, University of New Mexico, 1978, pages [65] and 67 (figure 11 on page [65] is photograph of central portion of facade)

Remarks: The school is at the end of Locust. You can see it for I-25

Prepared for the El Paso Public Library by Lloyd C. and June F. Engelbrecht under a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, 1990