City of Orange (California); Chapman University--Thurmond Clarke Memorial Library
Library construction, Chapman College, Orange, California, 1966. Second floor deck looking north. Steel pans in place; carpenters working on beam forms and rebar men fabricating beam steel. The first building constructed under the Chapman College Master Plan, this 32,000 square-foot concrete block building was dedicated March 5, 1967. 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.
BW photograph; 3" x 4.5"