White Sands National Monument Historic District

US 70/82
Alamogordo, New Mexico

Historic Document

White Sands National Monument Historic District is located in Otero County, New Mexico certified as a historic location on Thursday June 23, 1988. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Museum, Single Dwelling, Park, Specialty Store, Government Office. White Sands National Monument Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Politics/Government, Architecture.

White Sands National Monument Historic District Information

Other Name: White Sands National Monument Headquarters Area
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1936, 1940
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bennett,Lyle E.; Et al.
Architectural Style: Pueblo Revival
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

White Sands National Monument Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 100
Number of historically contributing buildings: 8
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 7
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Alamogordo Historic Locations Otero County Historic Locations New Mexico Historic Locations