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Originally released in 1925 by way of the Harris, McHenry & Baker corporation of Elmira, long island, this actual plan booklet advertises a hundred and one "modern homes," chosen from numerous thousand submitted designs. selected for cultured charm in addition to application of association and economic system of building, the homes surround a really outstanding array of sizes and shapes. Now this meticulous replica of the company's plan publication bargains sleek readers a glance again at those captivating residential houses of the 1920s.
Detailed ground plans with measurements and a precise photo of the finished residing accompany every one version. Designs contain "The Stratford," a Tudor-style brick-and-stucco domestic with a library and servants' quarters; "The Northcliff," a three-bedroom Dutch colonial with a solar parlor; "The Belvedere" and "The Strathmore," appealing two-family houses; and plenty of others.
Invaluable for restoring flats reworked long ago, this convenient quantity could be of specific curiosity to vendors of homes inbuilt the Twenties in addition to to restorers and preservationists looking for real plans.

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