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New Mexico State University – Gymnasium
Las Cruces, New Mexico


Description: Gymnasium, New Mexico State University
Other Names: Air Force R. O. T. C.
Address: New Mexico State University, Las Cruces (University Park), Dona Ana County, New Mexico
Type: educational: college gymnasium
Original Client: New Mexico College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts
Historic Inventory:
Date: 1911
Condition: extant

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation: three story, square

Foundation: concrete
Wall Materials: brick, plastered
Roofing Materials: tile
Other Materials Used:
Remodeling and Additions: much remodeled

Present Owner: State of New Mexico
Location of Drawings: none known to exist
Location of Documentary Photographs: New Mexico State University Library: Rio Grande Historical Collections/Hobson-Huntsinger University Archives

Bibliography: Lloyd C. and June F. Engelbrecht, Henry C. Trost: Architect of the Southwest (El Paso: El Paso Public Library Association, 1981), page 95

Remarks: Originally, there was a rifle range on the third floor.

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