Public Buildings: A Survey of Architecture of Projects Constructed by Federal and Other Governmental Bodies Between the Years 1933 and 1939 With the Assistance of the Public Works Administration. Architectural History, C. W. Short, R. Stanley-Brown.

Public Buildings: A Survey of Architecture of Projects Constructed by Federal and Other Governmental Bodies Between the Years 1933 and 1939 With the Assistance of the Public Works Administration.

Washington DC: United States Government Printing Office, 1939. First edition. Cloth over Boards. Quarto, pp. xxiii, 697. Indexed, illustrated with b/w photos and floor plans. Signed on front endpaper by William H. Scopes (1877-1964), an architect responsible for a substantial portion of the built environment of Saranac Lake, NY, including the Harrietstown Town Hall, the Hotel Saranac, the Santanoni Apartments, and the Will Rogers Hospital. Very Good; no Dust Jacket. Item #19877

A scarce compendium of public buildings and other structures designed and built by the WPA, with photos and plans of each project. Well-researched and beautifully produced, in excellent condition.

Price: $85.00