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Post Office

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1993. Hot Springs Rd. across from the Great Pagosa Hot Spring

In a departure from postal service functionalism, this festive post office playfully reinterprets the observation towers of old Fort Lewis. The loading dock drew inspiration from the town's gabled D&RG depot, now gone.

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Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Post Office", [Pagosa Springs, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-AA04.

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