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Albuquerque in Bernalillo County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Old Armijo School

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, July 22, 2011
1. Old Armijo School Marker
Inscription. Constructed in 1914, this building was designed by Atanacio Montoya, a progressive educator who introduced many reforms into early 20th century rural schools. It served as the school for the Village of Armijo until 1948. This school incorporated architectural features that were considered quite innovative and advanced for its time and is the only surviving structure of its kind.
 
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
 
Location. 35° 3.352′ N, 106° 40.235′ W. Marker is in Albuquerque, New Mexico, in Bernalillo County. Marker is on Isleta Boulevard SW, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1021 Isleta Boulevard SW, Albuquerque NM 87105, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. La Doctora María Dolores Gonzáles (approx. 1.6 miles away); Graciela Olivárez (approx. 1.7 miles away); Harvey Girls / Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter, 1869 - 1958 (approx. 2.3 miles away); Albuquerque Electric Streetcar System (approx. 2.3 miles away); Hotel Alvarado (approx. 2.3 miles away); Old Town History
Old Armijo School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 22, 2011
2. Old Armijo School Marker
(approx. 2.7 miles away); Casa de Armijo (approx. 2.8 miles away); Confederate Soldiers (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albuquerque.
 
Categories. Education
 
Old Armijo School image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 22, 2011
3. Old Armijo School
Old Armijo School image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 22, 2011
4. Old Armijo School
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 29, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 690 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 29, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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