Monthly Archives: October 2017

Field Visit: Providence Armory

A weekend visit to Providence, Rhode Island, for a symposium on “Site and Stories:  Mapping a Preservation Ecosystem,” could not go by without a visit to the Cranston Street Armory. A massive and beautiful structure, a pile of tan bricks, built in 1907 for $650,000 designed with a sequence of crenellated turrets.  It makes quite … Continue reading Field Visit: Providence Armory

Mocking up our Boards

We had a chance to meet as a group at the Armory on Wednesday, October 4, to review our presentation boards.  New Haven Academy students provided crucial feedback to work prepared by Yale School of Architecture students.  We meet again on October 11 for a final review of our materials before Armory Weekend!