Carrizo Mountain School
The schoolhouse in the Carrizo Mountains, sited in the Comanche National Grasslands, 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.
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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