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Akron Gymnasium

  • Washington County High School

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    Before the late 1930s, Akron's main gymnasium was located in the basement of the Washington County High School. Eugene Groves was selected to design an aboveground gymnasium as an addition to the high school in 1936.
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  • Akron Gymnasium Today

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    The gymnasium's original structure has seen few major modifications, though it no longer serves as the high school gym.
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Abigail D. Christman, “Akron Gymnasium,” National Register of Historic Places Registration Form (May 1, 2007).

Abigail D. Christman, The Legacy of the New Deal on Colorado’s Eastern Plains (Denver: Colorado Preservation, 2008).

Additional Information: 

Washington County Museum Association, 100 Years in Pictures: Akron, 1882–1982 (Akron, CO: Washington County Museum Association, 1982).