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by classicsat
Tue Oct 24, 2006 3:10 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Covina Bowl (1955)
Replies: 8
Views: 2359

by classicsat
Sun Oct 22, 2006 9:51 am
Forum: Roadside Rambling
Topic: Downtown Las Vegas Pictures...
Replies: 151
Views: 65812

Re: Other Nevada Photos...

These are the last of my new photos. My nikon was stolen out of my truck a few days ago, so it'll take a while to save up for a new one :-(. Hideaway Club, Caliente, Nevada http://static.flickr.com/1/127636282_136ef7fc19_o.jpg North Las Vegas http://static.flickr.com/53/127310443_15c4924f46_o.jpg S...
by classicsat
Fri Oct 20, 2006 4:33 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Trendhouse
Replies: 2
Views: 995

Trendhouse

Thought I'd chime in with this one: http://www.mkurtz.com/trendhouse/index.html The Trend House Program In 1953/54 Canada created it's own Case Study program called the "Trend House" Program which was sponsored by the BC Softwood Lumber Association. Between 1952 and 1955 ten houses were bu...
by classicsat
Fri Oct 20, 2006 4:21 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Favorite Lesser Known Mid Century Architect
Replies: 63
Views: 61705

Harris Armstrong, St Louis Mo. http://remiss63.blogspot.com/ His MCM is of a bit differnt style that the "California" style, and what Andrew Raimist features on his blog and Flickr sets is mostly private commisions, rather than tracts like Eichler. There is also the Lortondale Homes in Tul...
by classicsat
Fri Oct 20, 2006 4:11 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Mid Century Modernism DEFINITION
Replies: 16
Views: 26467

Is there a space-age or atomic subtcategory? For example, the LAX theme building, Encounter (my namesake), would not necessarily have the angles to be googie, yet it hails from the 50s post-war era. IMO, that would be Googie, unless you want to subdivide Googie (which Atomic and Tiki would be subse...
by classicsat
Fri Oct 20, 2006 3:45 pm
Forum: Roadside Rambling
Topic: Ghost Signs
Replies: 2
Views: 1672

Kevin Walsh at Forgotten-ny.com has some of that in his pages.
by classicsat
Fri Oct 20, 2006 3:37 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Ideas/inspiration for dividing screen needed
Replies: 8
Views: 1547

Seen this in Mad Magazine once.

Used Flourescent tubes set in blocks in the floor and ceiling.

You could build a mini flower box or something.
by classicsat
Fri Oct 20, 2006 3:27 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: 1964 Armet & Davis Denny's in Glendale
Replies: 22
Views: 7991

Reminds me of the Holiday Bowl, at least vaguely.
by classicsat
Fri Oct 20, 2006 3:22 pm
Forum: Everything Else and the Kitchen Sink
Topic: Question- What draws us to modern?
Replies: 32
Views: 5563

Grandma's MCM in Don Mills, Ontario.

The whole mid-90s retro meme left something in my head.
by classicsat
Fri Oct 20, 2006 2:24 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: New members say HELLO here...
Replies: 890
Views: 447840

My Hello: I am Gary, in very rural Ontario Canada, I am male, mid 30s, and single. There is not much Midcentury Modern around here, but might be some homes and businesses that approach the MCM flair in town, but out in the country, post WWII homes are basic ranch style homes that have little MCM fla...

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