Big Horn Academy (former) Gymnasium – Cowley WY

Description

“The Big Horn Academy Historic District includes the Big Horn Academy constructed in 1916 of rusticated sandstone and the Cowley Gymnasium/Community Hall built in 1936 of lodgepole pine logs.

In 1936 the Gymnasium and Community Hall was constructed adjacent to the Cowley High School as part of a Works Progress Administration project.”

The log gym lies behind the old school building, which presently houses school district administrative offices.

Source notes

http://wyoshpo.state.wy.us/NationalRegister/Site.aspx?ID=49
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Big_Horn_Academy_Building

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on September 14, 2014.

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Location Info


99 S. Division St.
Cowley, WY 82431

Coordinates: 44.882433, -108.468092

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