Colorado Art Deco & Streamline Moderne Buildings (page 2)

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General William J. Palmer High School
Colorado Springs, CO
General William J. Palmer High School was built in 1940 with WPA funding. It was originally named Colorado Springs High School. It was renamed Palmer High School in 1959. [map]

Municipal Utilities Building
Colorado Springs, CO
The Municipal Utilities Building was built in 1931. The exterior is faced with polychrome terra cotta. The building most recently housed The Gold Room, an entertainment and events space. The building was vacant in 2022. [map]

former Morrison Bros. Market
Colorado Springs, CO


The former Morrison Bros. Market was built in 1936. The building also housed the Nelson-Eubank Motor Co. In 1945, it became known as the Cut-A-Corner Market. Over the years, it housed a drug store, a liquor store, and other car dealerships. In 2020, the building had been gutted and was being refurbished. It now houses The Well, a food hall and community space, also known as the 315 Collective. [map]

More Colorado Springs:
Peterson Air and Space Museum

Del Norte Grade School
Del Norte, CO
The Del Norte Grade School was built in 1942. [map]

Eagle County Courthouse

Post Office
Florence, CO
This Post Office was designed by Louis A. Simon and built from 1936-1937 with PWA funding. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. For more, see this website. [map]

Student Services Building
Fort Collins, CO
The Student Services Building is located at Colorado State University. It was built from 1946-1948 as Braiden Hall, a men's dormitory. The building was designed by Eugene Groves. It became the Student Services Building in 1963. For more, see this website. [map]

Northern Hotel
Fort Collins, CO
The Northern Hotel was built in 1873. It was remodeled in the Art Deco style in 1936. I believe the sign was built then as well. In the 1950s, a larger sign with horizontal panels on top and bottom was installed. Around 2000, a replica of the 1930s sign was installed. For more, see this website. [map]

Fort Collins Municipal Power Plant Fountain
Fort Collins, CO
The Fort Collins Municipal Power Plant Fountain was installed in 1936. [map]

Beebe Clinic
Fort Collins, CO
The Beebe Clinic was built in 1939. The former medical clinic now houses Foothills Family Dental. [map]

Fort Collins, CO
Julian's was built around 1942 as a women's clothing store. It closed in 1985 but the intact storefront remains. It has housed many business since then but the building is currently vacant. [map]

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