8th Edition Newsletter
Featuring the Plaza Hotel, and other Recent New York City and Vicinity
World Famous New York City Plaza Hotel Renovation, June-July 2005
The historic Plaza Hotel, now
recognized as a landmark - is located right at Central Park West and
has undergone some renovations. The owners
recently had a tag sale to sell several architectural items from
the rooms which are being renovated. From this sale, we were able to
acquire several of the original marble mantels and hearths.
As well as the over-mantel mirrors and some decorative iron grills.
Take a look at the pictures. You can see some of these items
details right on our
online store. Any questions, feel free to
York City Industrial Building - June 2005
Here from another New York
City structure are more finds... The green wall tile was all
sold... but there were other decorative and structural items
Joseph's Church, Scranton PA - July 2005
"Here's the church... where's the steeple?" Is
what the local newspaper wrote concerning this Northeast
Pennsylvania church's gothic copper cap when reporting
on its recently demolition... Where else?
The architecturologists retrieved it and its now
stationed at our Scranton location until it finds a new
to see more items from
previous excavations and newsletters.
We also plan to be sending another
update really soon
with more great ideas of how to use salvaged
architectural items in new construction--with reference to a great new book on the market called...
so keep your
computer eyes posted!!
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