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Young Women's Christian Association

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1935, Walter De Mordaunt. 801 N. Santa Fe Ave. (northwest corner of 8th St.) (NR)

This Mission Revival villa with low-pitched tile roofs and rooflets has a square, four-story corner tower and a third-story loggia whose round arches reflect the entry. The sturdy, 14-inch-thick masonry walls are faced with stucco. Inside are original oak wood-work, wrought iron fixtures, red tile floors, fireplace, and swimming pool. Mahlon Thatcher's wife, Luna, a supporter of the YWCA and other women's organizations in Pueblo, provided funding for this building.

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Author: 
Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Young Women's Christian Association", [Pueblo, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-PE08.

Print Source

Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 317-317.

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