ERIC Number: ED317484
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Pioneer Schoolhouse Restoration/Rehabilitation Phase I Report and Appendices.
Municipality of Anchorage, AK. Dept. of Parks and Recreation.
The first public school in Anchorage, Alaska opened in 1915. These documents contain the architect and engineers' report about the restoration of that building. This Report of Phase I contains a history of the building, a description of the research methodology used, and detailed architectural and engineering data: a condition survey, suggestions of the consulting team regarding the wants and needs of the users, estimated costs of the restoration program, and a prioritization of the program. The material is divided into architectural, structural, mechanical, and electrical information and is technical in nature. Frequent reference is made to the appendices contained in the second booklet. These appendices consist of: (1) historic photographs, (2) Sanborn maps, (3) historic newspaper articles, (4) historic book selections, (5) Alaska Engineering Commission files correspondence, (6) Municipality of Anchorage and miscellaneous correspondence and reports, (7) National Register of Historic Places Inventory nomination form, (8) exterior paint sampling, (9) paint sampling, (10) code compliance review, (11) existing condition photographs, (12) relocation drawings and stairway addition drawings, (13) architectural condition survey drawings, (14) architectural historical survey drawings, (15) architectural restoration drawings, (16) endnotes, (17) reference list of 76 people, and (18) a 16-item bibliography. (JB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Municipality of Anchorage, AK. Dept. of Parks and Recreation.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska (Anchorage)