Fort Administration Building

Fort Administration Building (HM1M10)

Location: Fort Stanton, NM 88323 Lincoln County
Country: United States of America
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N 33° 29.639', W 105° 31.588'

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Building 9

This building, like most others on the parade ground, was first constructed in 1855 as a single story, stone structure. It included an Adjutant's office, library, and guard house. Later remodels added a second floor and arched porch. It was known as the amusement building by the hospital and included a general store, telephone exchange, post office and a 174 seat theater on the second floor.

'Movies were shown two nights a week, one for the patients and the next for the staff. Admission was a dime for adults and a nickel for kids'

Dana Kusianovich Henderson, Resident
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HM NumberHM1M10
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Year Placed2014
Placed ByFort Stanton Historic Site
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, July 20th, 2015 at 10:03am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 451095 N 3706176
Decimal Degrees33.49398333, -105.52646667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 29.639', W 105° 31.588'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 29' 38.34" N, 105° 31' 35.28" W
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Area Code(s)505
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Black Jack Pershing Rd, Fort Stanton NM 88323, US
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