Edler School (former) – Comanche National Grassland CO

Project type: Education and Health, Schools
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Description

The Edler School was constructed in either 1937 or 1938 by the Works Progress Administration (WPA). It sat amidst former farmland that had been abandoned because of the Dust Bowl. The school is constructed from blocks of Dakota sandstone. It has since been converted into a private residence.

Source notes

Information Provided by Stephen R. Jones in a report prepared for The Living New Deal.

Project originally submitted by Stephen R. Jones on August 15, 2016.

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Location Info


Comanche National Grassland, Colorado

Location notes: General location marker for Comanche National Grassland

Coordinates: 37.22, -103.10

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