This week’s curated selection of articles for urbanists
Phoenicians, if you haven’t had a chance to pick up a copy of the wonderful Midcentury Marvels book, you have another chance this Thursday.
If you missed January’s launch of the book “Midcentury Marvels: Commercial Architecture of Phoenix, 1945-1975,” here’s another opportunity.
The book will be released at a Brown Bag Lunch and Book Signing at noon on Friday Jan. 21. A limited edition of the first printing will be sold for $20. First come first serve!
On June 10, 2010, the Keeper of the National Register accepted the nominations for 10 Central Phoenix historic districts.
Five posts that caught my eye this week.
Melikian will be talking about his recently published book “Vanishing Phoenix,” at a brown bag lunch event at noon Wednesday, June 2, at Phoenix City Hall.
That fact is that much of Phoenix’s visible history has been destroyed, whether through neglect or conscious decisions by politicians and developers alike.