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Identifier

35160003893139

Creation Date

1966

Subject—Places

City of Orange (California); Chapman University--Thurmond Clarke Memorial Library

Subject—Topics

Building construction; Building materials

Coverage

1966

Description

Library construction, Chapman College, Orange, California, 1966. The first building constructed under the Chapman College Master Plan, this 32,000 square-foot concrete block building was dedicated March 5, 1967. Looking northeast, with a good view of the steel pans which form the floor and rafters for the concrete pour. The vertical steel protruding above the pans will eventually be the columns from the second floor to the roof. Designed by architects Powell, Morgridge, Richards & Coghlan of Los Angeles and constructed by the Beatty Brothers Corporation of Tustin. March 27, 1972, the library was named in honor of Judge Thurmond Clark, Chief U. S. District Judge of the Central California District, for his lifelong commitment to education.

Format

BW photograph; 3" x 4.5"

Source

Chapman Buildings

Number

TCML10

Keywords

Chapman University, Chapman College, buildings, campus

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