Congressional Edition Volume 5251

Congressional Edition Volume 5251

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1908 edition. Excerpt: ...the first floor, so that the entire corridor space required in the first floor can be turned into the assembly room as a balcony, and this space in the basement floor is utilized as a portion of the main floor of the assembly room, without other obstruction than 4 octagonal columns. The basement contains, besides this assembly hall, the necessary space for the mechanical installation, 2 play rooms and a large toilet room for each sex in opposite wings of the building, and teachers' and kindergarten toilets on each floor above. The first floor has 4 class rooms upon the face, each provided with a cloakroom and with ample unilateral light, and contains 2 class rooms on each flank in the rear, each similarly provided with a cloakroom and ample unilateral light, opening into the corridor previously referred to as a gallery of the assembly hall. This corridor can be cut off from the assembly hall by a translucent partition, so that the corridor will then obtain secondary light from the skylight ceiling of the assembly hall. OF THE UNIVERSITY NEW SCHOOL NO. 154. WASHINGTON, D. 0. MARSH &. PETER, ARCHITECTS. (First floor plan.) The second floor has entirely a similar arrangement of class rooms, the corridor for the flanking rooms in this case being directly lighted from the interior space over the roof of the assembly hall. This floor also contains the principal's room in the space over the entrance hall and vestibule of the floor below. The building is provided with playground space of about 34,500 square feet, in addition to the area occupied by the building, and is estimated to cost, exclusive of site, $103,000. A short table is hereto appended, giving the description and cost of some of the recently constructed school buildings in more

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  • Paperback | 38 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 86g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236486064
  • 9781236486066