Monthly Archives: July 2011

Putnam Science Academy, Putnam, CT

This school complex at 18 Maple Street was originally Putnam Catholic Academy, hence the chapel with stained glass on the right side of the entrance. It was built in 1962, closed at some point in the late 20th century and … Continue reading

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Not So Mundane: Geisel Library, UCSD, San Diego, CA

Geisel Library is an amazing, yet surprisingly little known work of modern architecture, located in the center of campus at the University of California, San Diego. It was designed in the late 1960s by the prolific architect William Pereira, who … Continue reading

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