18910121-New Allen School Thirty First Ward Plans ready

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18910121-New Allen School Thirty First Ward Plans ready - KEW ALLEN SCHOOL The Plans Now Heady...
KEW ALLEN SCHOOL The Plans Now Heady Description of the New Building. The plans for the Allen- Allen- school building iu the Thirty-first Thirty-first Thirty-first ward were completed yesterday by the architect, James P. Bailey, The building is to be somewhat like that of the Wilkinsburg schooL It will be 133x120, 53 feet to the top of the mansard and 100 feet to the point of the fiuial. The building will be of Romanesque Romanesque style, composed of briok. Over the entrance will be a broad arch opening on a wide corridor around the central stairwell. Nine recitation rooms and an office are planned for the first floor, 10 class rooms for the second, and the same number for the third floor. A tower will reach 50 feet above the roof on the front, and will contain a fine bell and a large clock. The building is to ba wired for electric lighting and bells. The Smead-Wills Smead-Wills Smead-Wills system of ventilation and heat, with dry closets and a new fan system are both under consideration. consideration.

Clipped from Pittsburgh Daily Post21 Jan 1891, WedPage 2

Pittsburgh Daily Post (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)21 Jan 1891, WedPage 2
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