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Melrose High School
Melrose, New Mexico


Description: Melrose High School
Other Names:
Address: Melrose, Curry County, New Mexico
Type: educational: high school
Original Client: [local school district]
Historic Inventory:
Date: 1925

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation: one story, rectangular with wings

Foundation: probably concrete
Wall Materials: brick
Roofing Materials: flat with Spanish tile coping
Other Materials Used:
Remodeling and Additions:

Present Owner:
Location of Drawings:
Location of Documentary Photographs:

Bibliography: Don McAlavy and Harold Kilmer, High Plains History of East Central New Mexico (Clovis [?]: High Plains Historical Press, 1980), page 111, illustrated

Remarks: The building is a typical Trost & Trost plan, and is attributed to them on visual evidence.

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