Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor is an MCM fan

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Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor is an MCM fan

Postby scowsa » Fri May 31, 2013 6:37 am

Was recently watching watching an interview with the now retired Sandra Day O'Connor which was taking place in a home setting. My eye was naturally drawn to the furniture choices so I did a bit of research.

Turns out that she and her husband had commissioned an MCM designed house back in 1958.

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Modern Phoenix has the whole story, including the steps taken to preserve the home, given its famous owner.

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Postby scottkaycee » Thu Jun 06, 2013 8:09 am

That's wonderful...I think Barry Goldwater had one of these Usonian-esque houses out in Phoenix too. I recall reading a vintage shelter magazine about being "At home with Senator Goldwater" or something like that.
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