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SUB-SERIES Identifier: DES, 2011, 0012, 014379275, A000, A025

Kagawa Prefectural Government Building -- 香川県庁舎, 1955 - 1958

Dates

  • 1955 - 1958

Creator

Language of Materials

Most materials in Japanese. Also includes English, French, German, Russian, Spanish, among others.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

6 folders

General note

A prefectural government office in Takamatsu City, reinforced concrete frame structure, comprised of an 8 story high wing (+ mezzanine and 3 story penthouse) with a center core, and a 3 story lower wing elevated from the ground with free-standing columns. The façade and ceilings are characterized by the exposure of main beams in pairs, and smaller beams (11.4 cm wide) between columns. Built.

Geographic location

Japan: Kagawa (prefecture): Takamatsu (city) 日本:香川県:高松市


Subject (AAT Terms)
government office buildings

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Frances Loeb Library Repository

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