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Built by Spanish Franciscan missionaries in the seventeenth century, the magnificent mission church at Acoma Pueblo in west-central New Mexico is the oldest and largest intact adobe structure in North America. But in the s, in danger of becoming a ruin, the building was restored in a cooperative effort among Acoma Pueblo, which owned the structure, and other interested parties.
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Kate Wingert-Playdon's narrative of the restoration and the process behind it is the only detailed account of this milestone example of historic preservation, in which New Mexico's most famous architect, John Gaw Meem, played a major role. See All Customer Reviews.
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USD Sign in to Purchase Instantly. Overview Built by Spanish Franciscan missionaries in the seventeenth century, the magnificent mission church at Acoma Pueblo in west-central New Mexico is the oldest and largest intact adobe structure in North America.
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Inclusion on the World Monuments Watch will once again seek to draw attention to this pressing need. The main component of the program is an overdue repair of the traditional roof of the church—concrete that was added to the roof in the s was removed during the s, but no repairs have taken place since. Another goal is the reopening of windows at the clerestory level that are attested in historical sources, but have not been seen since the eighteenth century.
The historic, architectural, cultural, and spiritual significance of the San Esteban del Rey Mission require additional investment into this major undertaking. Enter your keywords. A Modern Recovery The San Esteban del Rey Mission was included on the World Monuments Watch because of the need for a physical intervention to protect the earthen structure: erosion of the adobe walls at the ground level, caused by an inadequate system for roof drainage, and exacerbated by the addition of an impermeable veneer.
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