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Del Norte High School

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1919, Mountjoy and Frewen. Southwest corner of Oak and 9th sts.

In a typical but handsome design, the Denver architects used two stories of dark red brick on a rectangular plan with a rough rhyolite base rising to the sill level of the first floor. Raised, brick-trimmed courses of rough stone, brick piers and quoins, recessed brick spandrels, and window arches of tapestry brick enliven the facade with a Neo-Tudor touch.

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Author: 
Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Del Norte High School", [Del Norte, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-RN09.

Print Source

Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 426-426.

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