Item #31964 The National Architect [July 1916, St. Charles Hotel, Atlantic City]. Master Builders' Exchange of Philadelphia.
The National Architect [July 1916, St. Charles Hotel, Atlantic City]

The National Architect [July 1916, St. Charles Hotel, Atlantic City]

Philadelphia: National Architect, 1916. First edition. Stapled paperbound. 40p, many large photos and line ills. Good (light shelf soil). Would be very good except that center 4-page gathering has come loose. Item #31964

Features the work of Hewitt & Granger, Architects: the St. Charles Hotel in Atlantic City and the YWCA Building in Kensington, Philadelphia. Also 4 watercolors of church and civic interiors in Belgium, one (or all?) by Louis Haghe. The 12-story St. Charles Hotel,"as fireproof as human ingenuity can make it," was built on the Boardwalk, and demolished in 1974. Louis C. Mullgardt headed the journal's advisory editorial board.

Price: $20.00

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