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Joel W. Solomon Federal Building, Chattanooga, Tennesseeby Wendy Darling
Front facade, as seen from 10th St. near Market St.

From Wikipedia:

Building Facts
Architect: Reuben Harrison Hunt
Construction Dates: 1932-1933
Landmark Status: Listed on the National Register of Historic Places
Location: 10th Street and Georgia Avenue
Architectural Style: Art Moderne
Primary Materials: White marble with aluminum details
Prominent Features: Projecting entrance pavilions with carved eagles; courtroom mural by Hilton Leech, entitled “Allegory in Chattanooga”

Joel W. Solomon Federal Building, Chattanooga, Tennessee
by Wendy Darling

Front facade, as seen from 10th St. near Market St.
From Wikipedia:
Building Facts
  • Architect: Reuben Harrison Hunt
  • Construction Dates: 1932-1933
  • Landmark Status: Listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Location: 10th Street and Georgia Avenue
  • Architectural Style: Art Moderne
  • Primary Materials: White marble with aluminum details
  • Prominent Features: Projecting entrance pavilions with carved eagles; courtroom mural by Hilton Leech, entitled “Allegory in Chattanooga”

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