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Boulder Crescent Place Historic District
(added 1987 - El Paso County - #87001555)
9 and 11 W. Boulder St. and 312, 318, and 320 N. Cascade , Colorado Springs
(9 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Calhan Paint Mines Archeological District
(added 2000 - El Paso County - #00000783)
Also known as 5EP3258
Approx. 0.5 mi. SE of jct. S. Calhan Rd. and Paint Mine Rd. , Calhan
(7460 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric, Industry, Social History
Cultural Affiliation: Cody Complex, Duncan Complex, Apishapa
Period of Significance: 499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 1900-1750 AD, 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Processing Site
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Carlton House
(added 1989 - El Paso County - #89001785)
Pine Valley, US Air Force Academy , Colorado Springs
(260 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Requa,Richard S.
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Defense, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Military Facility, Single Dwelling

Colorado Springs Airport
(added 1996 - El Paso County - #90001296)
Also known as Square Mile Airport;Colorado Springs Municipal Airport;City
Jct. of Ent Ave. and Peterson Blvd. (Peterson Air Force Base) , Colorado Springs
(83 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mitchell, W.T. & Son, American Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Art Deco, Moderne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Government Office, Museum

Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek District Railway--Corley Mountain Highway
(added 1999 - El Paso County - #99000400)
Also known as Short Lne to Cripple Creek
Gold Camp Rd. and Forest Rd. 370 , Colorado Springs
(1156 acres, 7 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek RR, Corley, W.D.
Area of Significance: Engineering, Entertainment/Recreation, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Rail-Related, Road-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Road-Related

Drennan School
(added 2008 - El Paso County - #08000290)
Also known as Drennan Community Building
20500 Drennan Rd. , Colorado Springs
(27 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Communications, Architecture, Social History, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Social
Historic Sub-function: Communications Facility, Meeting Hall, School
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall

El Pomar Estate
(added 1995 - El Paso County - #95001328)
Also known as El Pomar;5EP377
1661 Mesa Ave. , Colorado Springs
(184 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thomas, Charles E., et al., Trumbauer, Horace
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Historic Person: Penrose, Spencer
Significant Year: 1910, 1925, 1939
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Garden

Keithley Log Cabin Development District
(added 1982 - El Paso County - #82001016)
Roughly bounded by Santa Fe Pl., Crystal Rd., and Spur Rd. , Manitou Springs
(243 acres, 18 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Resort
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Camp

Manitou Springs Historic District
(added 1983 - El Paso County - #83003516)
Also known as See Also:Vehicular Bridges in Colorado TR;Manitou Springs Po
Roughly bounded by El Paso Blvd., Ruxton Ave., US 24, and Iron Mt. Ave. , Manitou Springs
(3342 acres, 752 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Single Dwelling

Monument Valley Park
(added 2007 - El Paso County - #06001287)
Also known as 5EP613
Approx. bounded by Monroe, Culebra, Westview, Bijou Sts, BN&SF, and W edge of main N/S trail, N. of Del Norte , Colorado Springs
(1477 acres, 5 buildings, 26 structures, 4 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Works Progress Administration, et.al.
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Historic Person: Palmer, William Jackson
Significant Year: 1935
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Horticulture Facility, Monument/Marker, Music Facility, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Sport Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Horticulture Facility, Monument/Marker, Music Facility, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Sport Facility

North Cheyenne Canon Park
(added 2009 - El Paso County - #09000489)
Also known as Colorado College Park; Cheyenne Park
2120 N. Cheyenne Canon Rd. , Colorado Springs
( acres, 1 building, 32 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Conservation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local , Federal
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Conservation Area, Forest, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Forest, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park

North End Historic District
(added 1982 - El Paso County - #82001017)
Also known as The North End;North End Historic Residential District
Roughly bounded by Monument Valley Wood, Nevada Ave., Madison and Unitah Sts. , Colorado Springs
(2230 acres, 632 buildings, 9 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple, MacLaren,Thomas
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

North Weber Street-Wahsatch Avenue Historic Residential District
(added 1985 - El Paso County - #85000205)
N. Weber St. between Boulder and Del Norte St., and N. Wahsatch Ave. between St. Vrain and Columbia St. , Colorado Springs
(1286 acres, 499 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Old Colorado City Historic Commercial District
(added 1982 - El Paso County - #82001018)
Also known as Old Colorado City
N side of Colorado Ave. from 24th St., W to 2611 Colorado Ave., also includes 115 S. 26 St. and 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. , Colorado Springs
(80 acres, 16 buildings, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Organizational

Shrine of the Sun
(added 1994 - El Paso County - #94001229)
Also known as Will Rogers Shrine;5EP2175
4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd. , Colorado Springs
(13 acres, 2 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Davey, Randall, Thomas, Charles E.
Architectural Style: Early Republic, Other
Area of Significance: Art, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Monument/Marker, Museum
Current Function: Funerary, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Monument/Marker, Museum

United States Air Force Academy, Cadet Area
(added 2004 - El Paso County - #04000484)
Roughly between Cadet Drive and Faculty Drive , U.S. Air Force Academy
(250 acres, 10 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, Henningson, Durham and Richardson
Architectural Style: Modern Movement
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education, Military
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: College, Military Facility, Religious Structure
Current Function: Defense, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: College, Military Facility, Religious Structure




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