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El Pueblo Museum

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1950s?, 1992. 324 W. 1st St. (southeast corner of Grand Ave.)

The Colorado Historical Society's Pueblo Museum occupies the rehabilitated Pueblo Housing Authority Headquarters adjacent to the 1842 Fort Pueblo site. This one-story building, stuccoed to resemble adobe in a neo-Aztec mode, houses exhibits on local history, including a replica of the original one-story trading post of El Pueblo, with its two rounded, crenelated towers.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "El Pueblo Museum", [Pueblo, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-PE01.

Print Source

Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 315-315.

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