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90 Houses of the Twenties. Cottages, Bungalows and Colonials by Jens Pedersen

By Jens Pedersen

This notable condominium plan catalog from a famous Midwestern builder was once issued at the eve of the good melancholy. Its full-color, fantastically lifelike illustrations depict colonials, bungalows, duplexes, and different flats, observed by means of ground plans and precise descriptions of interiors. A nostalgic glance again on the method houses have been built through the Twenties, this quantity bargains an real source for contemporary domestic restorers, developers, and decorators and a ideal searching booklet for lovers of structure, ads, and Americana. Architectural historian Daniel D. Reiff presents an informative creation.

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156 SEMI-BUNGALOW, 26x36. Although a small plate was made of this fine house, it is really much larger than might appear from the picture. It has five rooms on the first floor, and two rooms may be finished on the second floor, if desired. The center hallway from which all rooms and stairway to the attic may be entered is a noteworthy feature of this plan. The exterior shows touches of the English design; the finish is ivory stucco, with brick base and red composition roof. There is a grade entry to the kitchen at the right.

Design No. 6 Design No. 118 Price for one complete set of Plans, Specifications and Material List. 00 When ordering, state if plans are to be reversed. Kindly mail remittance with order. Plans shipped within two hours on receipt of order. This stucco bungalow is 26x36, a very beautiful and unique design. Basement under entire house, with grade entrance at rear. The interior arrangement is practical and convenient, and all available space has been utilized. Attic is also provided. Can be finished in any woods or finish desired.

Kindly mail remittance with order. Plans shipped within two hours on receipt of order. Design No. 257 Design No. 00 When ordering, state if plans are to be reversed. Kindly mail remittance with order. Plans shipped within two hours on receipt of order. SPANISH BUNGALOW. This new Spanish Bungalow is 26x42. It is very unique and beautiful, a decided departure from the other bungalow types. The exterior is ivory stucco, with a red shingled roof. The interior is most attractive and practical, and every convenience is provided.

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