De Baca County Courthouse

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De Baca County Courthouse
De Baca County Court House.jpg
De Baca County Courthouse is located in New Mexico
De Baca County Courthouse
De Baca County Courthouse is located in the US
De Baca County Courthouse
Location 500 blk. Ave. C, Fort Sumner, New Mexico
Coordinates 34°28′20″N 104°14′35″W / 34.47222°N 104.24306°W / 34.47222; -104.24306Coordinates: 34°28′20″N 104°14′35″W / 34.47222°N 104.24306°W / 34.47222; -104.24306
Area 2.5 acres (1.0 ha)
Built 1930 (1930)
Architect Kerr & Walsh
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Georgian Revival
MPS County Courthouses of New Mexico TR
NRHP reference # 87000896[1]
NMSRCP # 1270
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 7, 1987
Designated NMSRCP May 9, 1986

The De Baca County Courthouse, located on Ave. C in Fort Sumner, New Mexico within De Baca County, is a historic building built in 1930. It was designed by architects Kerr & Walsh and includes Colonial Revival and, more specifically, Georgian Revival architecture. The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) in 1987.[1]

It is one of 14 New Mexico county courthouses that were reviewed for their historical significance in 1987; the county courthouse of Dona Ana County, was the first and only other Georgian Revival style county courthouse within the state.[1][2]

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  1. ^ a b c National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Gregory T. Hicks (April 1987). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: County Courthouses of New Mexico Thematic Group" (PDF). National Park Service.