Covina Public Library

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Covina Public Library

Postby nichols » Wed Jun 30, 2010 6:52 pm

Covina Public Library
234 N. Second Avenue
Covina, CA

Architects: Maul and Pulver, Covina
Contractor: Saffell and McAdam, Monrovia
Landscaping: Aka-Tani Landscaping Co.

Opened: November, 1963
"Contemporary Mission Style"
Custom designed casework in Luaun mahogany
Library furniture by Thonet


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Yes, it did replace a 1905 Carnegie library
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but it had been radically altered by the time it was demolished.
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Postby luther » Thu Jul 01, 2010 2:19 am

Great find nichols! I was inspired to dig up some more pics. These are from the Maul Architects site http://www.maularchitects.com/MAUL_ARCHITECTS/Welcome_.html

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Postby nichols » Thu Jul 01, 2010 10:14 am

AMAZING! Thank you!


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