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1896, Charles H. Read, Jr. Brook Rd. at Westwood Ave.

Of special note on this Victorian-era building is the double-tiered cast iron porch on the campus entry to this building. The reading room, with its apse-like curve and balcony, is a handsome space.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Richard Guy Wilson et al.
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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Old Library", [Richmond, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-01-RI347.2.

Print Source

Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 283-283.

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