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Magdalena High School
Magdalena, New Mexico


Description: Magdalena High School
Other Names:
Address: Magdalena, Socorro County, New Mexico
Type: educational: secondary
Original Client: [local school district]
Date: 1916
Condition: demolished after 1951

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation: rectangular, 2 stories with elevated basement

Foundation: probably concrete
Wall Materials: brick
Roofing Materials: flat
Other Materials Used: concrete entry stairs; cast stone or plaster ornament
Remodeling and Additions:

Location of Drawings: none known to exist
Location of Documentary Photographs: El Paso Public Library: Ponsford 462, 463, perspective views

Bibliography: Jacky Barrington, editor Celebrating 100 Years of Frontier Living (no imprint given), page 51, mention and photograph of school.

Remarks: A school operated by the Bureau of Indian Affairs now occupies the site.

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