TITLE

Little Red School House New York City

AUTHOR(S)
Merkel, Jayne
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Architectural Record;Jul2004 Supplement, Vol. 192, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the construction of the Little Red School House of the Little Red School House and Elisabeth Irwin High School in New York City. The building brings the school more directly into the Greenwich Village community. An overview of the design of the building is given. The architects provided the structural capacity for the school to grow slightly beyond the means and boundaries envisioned when they began.
ACCESSION #
22830217

 

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