New Mexico Supreme Court Building – Santa Fe NM

Description

"The Supreme Court Building was built to relieve the congestion that existed in the State capitol where the supreme court had always been housed. The new building is occupied by the supreme court with its accessory offices, the attorney general, the State treasurer, and the State law library. The necessary vaults and storage spaces are provided for each department.

It is a semifireproof structure provided with a sprinkler system. The floors are concrete on steel joists, sash are steel, and exterior walls are brick covered with cream-colored stucco. Copings and window sills are brick.

It was completed in August 1937 at a construction cost of $282,443 and a project cost of $316,233."

Project Details

Federal Cost Local Cost Total Cost Project #'s
316233

Source notes

C.W. Short and R. Stanley-Brown. "Public Buildings: A Survey of Architecture of Projects Constructed by Federal and Other Governmental Bodies Between the Years 1933 and 1939 with the Assistance of the Public Works Administration." (1939).

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Location Info


237 Don Gaspar Avenue
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Location notes:

Coordinates: 35.684757, -105.940265

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