Beneath Two Roofs

by Robert L. Reid, Senior Editor; ASCE World Headquarters, 1801 Alexander Bell Drive, Reston, VA,

Serial Information: Civil Engineering—ASCE, 2016, Vol. 86, Issue 2, Pg. 72-77,80

Document Type: Feature article

Abstract: The George Washington University Museum and the Textile Museum is a new cultural complex in the heart of Washington, D.C. The $33-million project united various collections through the preservation of a 19th-century building and the design and construction of a modern structure adjoining it.

Subject Headings: Public buildings | Building design | Construction management | Roofs | Colleges and universities | Fabrics | Historic preservation

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