Boring Buildings, Secondary Skylines


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Inside the Republic National Bank in 1969, Dallas

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Inside the Republic National Bank in 1969, Dallas

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A proposal for the Dallas Centre in 1976

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A proposal for the Dallas Centre in 1976

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Sheraton Dallas Southland, today. Now occupying both the original hotel tower and the erstwhile Southland Life Insurance headquarters, the programmatic parasite has overtaken the host. (Courtesy Starwood).

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Sheraton Dallas Southland, today. Now occupying both the original hotel tower and the erstwhile Southland Life Insurance headquarters, the programmatic parasite has overtaken the host. (Courtesy Starwood).

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Cesar Pelli, Four Leaf Towers, 1979-1982 and Four Oaks Towers, 1980-1982, Houston Texas 

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Cesar Pelli, Four Leaf Towers, 1979-1982 and Four Oaks Towers, 1980-1982, Houston Texas 

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SOM’s Main Place project model in 1966, Dallas

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SOM’s Main Place project model in 1966, Dallas

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Urban renewal masterplan for a new entrance to the port of San Francisco

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Urban renewal masterplan for a new entrance to the port of San Francisco

“Three Eras of Houston” via Wikipedia

“Three Eras of Houston” via Wikipedia

CityPlace east under construction, Dallas, c.1987. 

CityPlace east under construction, Dallas, c.1987. 

Model of completed CityPlace Towers, east Dallas, c.1985. Only east tower was constructed.

Model of completed CityPlace Towers, east Dallas, c.1985. Only east tower was constructed.

United Gas & Fuel Company, Charleston, West Virginia.
Architect Douglas Orr, c.1970.

United Gas & Fuel Company, Charleston, West Virginia.

Architect Douglas Orr, c.1970.

Rendering of One Beacon Street, Boston, Massachusetts, Skidmore Owings & Merrill, 1970

Rendering of One Beacon Street, Boston, Massachusetts, Skidmore Owings & Merrill, 1970

Proposed Holiday Inn Tower, Haymarket/Government Center, Boston (unbuilt). 
Cambridge Seven Associates (Chermayeff), 1979.

Proposed Holiday Inn Tower, Haymarket/Government Center, Boston (unbuilt). 

Cambridge Seven Associates (Chermayeff), 1979.

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