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Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site
(added 1966 - Otero County - #66000254)
Also known as Bent's Old Fort;Fort William
CO 194 , La Junta
(1780 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Commerce, Military, Social History
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

La Junta City Park
(added 2007 - Otero County - #07000343)
Also known as 5OT.937
Bounded by Colorado and Park Aves. and 10th and 14th Sts. , La Junta
(165 acres, 3 buildings, 8 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Civil Works Administration, Works Progress Administration
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Social History, Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Plaza de Tiempo La Junta District
(added 1977 - Otero County - #77001624)
Roughly bounded by First and Fifth Sts., San Juan and Raton Aves. , La Junta
(0 acres)

San Juan Avenue Historic District
(added 1980 - Otero County - #80000918)
San Juan Ave. , La Junta
(30 acres, 7 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gwyn,John,et al.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Spalding,Basil M.
Significant Year: 1896, 1905
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

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