105 Projects

Bowdoin College, Museum of Art

Brunswick
,
ME

The Neo-Classical Walker Art Building, designed by McKim, Mead and White in 1894, now houses the Bowdoin College Museum of Art. Throughout its life, the building experienced several problems,...

Bowdoin College Chapel

Brunswick
,
ME

The Chapel at Bowdoin College, built between 1844 and 1855, was designed by Richard Upjohn in the German Romanesque style. The chapel is symmetrical in plan and contains a central nave flanked by...

Hollywood Palladium

Hollywood Palladium

Los Angeles
,
CA
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The Hollywood Palladium was designed by architect Gordon B. Kaufmann.   The Streamline Moderne building opened in 1940, with a concert by Frank Sinatra and the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra.   The joint...

San Buenaventura City Hall

Ventura
,
CA
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This Beaux Arts-style building was designed by Albert C. Martin.  Built in 1912, the building was used as a courthouse until 1972 when it began service as San Buenaventura City Hall.  Special...

Mount St. Mary's College, Doheny Mansion

Los Angeles
,
CA
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Built in 1899 for the Oliver P. Posey family, the Doheny family occupied the home for nearly sixty years.  The three-story mansion was designed by architects Theodore A. Eisen and Sumner P. Hunt...

St. Dominic's Church

San Francisco
,
CA
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Built in 1926, St. Dominic’s Church was designed by Arnold S. Constable and the Beezer Bros. of Seattle with a blend of collegiate and English Gothic-Revival styles. The church sought to arrest...

Eastern Columbia Building

Eastern Columbia Building

Los Angeles
,
CA
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Designed by Claud Beelman, the thirteen-story Eastern Columbia Building with its turquoise terra-cotta and gold leaf exterior exemplifies the Art Deco Zigzag Moderne movement. SGH investigated...

225 Bush Street

San Francisco
,
CA
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Constructed in 1922 with a major addition in 1950, the twenty-two story building 225 Bush Street is a twenty-two story building located in the central downtown business district.  The building is...

530 Bush Street San Francisco

530 Bush Street

San Francisco
,
CA
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Located in the city’s financial district, 530 Bush Street was originally a power plant. The owner planned to convert the eighty-year-old building to office space and wanted to address cracks and...

Griffith Observatory

Griffith Observatory

Los Angeles
,
CA
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Griffith Observatory, which sits on the southern slope of Mount Hollywood, is a Designated Historic-Cultural Monument for the City of Los Angeles. The Art Deco observatory, constructed in 1935,...

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