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The case for preserving — and improving — brutalist architecture - The Washington Post.pdf
An op-ed in the Washington Post on benefits of preserving Brutalist architecture in the United States.

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BLM Boston logo

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A photograph showing the proposed architectural model and eventual winning design for Boston City Hall created by Michael Kallmann, Noel Michael McKinnell, and Edward F. Knowles of Columbia University, New York City. The photo is part of a series…

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A photograph showing the winning design for Boston City Hall created by Michael Kallmann, Noel Michael McKinnell, and Edward F. Knowles of Columbia University, New York City. The photo is part of a series showing the eight finalists of the Boston…

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Albert DeSalvo, the Boston Strangler, being escorted by police.

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Mary Coltin of Dorchester, MA got a German Shepard dog to serve as a watchdog in order to protect herself from attackers. A photograph from the Boston Globe.

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A photograph of the first victim of the Boston Strangler, Anna Slesers, taken from the Boston Globe.

competitiontosel00bost.pdf
Describes climate, geology, transportation access, rehabilitation and development of the area; outlines prerequisites for design and space requirements; includes rules for design entries; a registration form; contains aerial views of downtown Boston;…

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Architectural renderings of designs for a new City Hall in Boston, submitted for a design contest in 1961.
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