Essential Architecture-  Berkeley

First Church of Christ Scientist

architect

Bernard Maybeck

location

Berkeley, California

date

1910

style

 

construction

 

type

 
 
  a: corner view, photo 1987, J. Cohen.
 
  b: flank, photo, M. Brack.
 
  c: windows, photo, M. Brack.
 
  d: pergola, photo, M. Brack.
 
  e: window detail, photo 1976, J. Nicholais (Drexel U.).
 
  f: interior, ceiling trusses, photo, M. Brack.
 
  g: ceiling detail, photo, M. Brack.
 
  h: detail, ceiling support, photo 1987, J. Cohen.
 
  i: hearth, Sunday School room, photo 1987, J. Cohen.
 
  j: West streetside view, photo 1997, M. Clausen.
 
  k: entrance, photo 1997, M. Clausen.
 
  l: detail: pergola capitals, photo 1997, M. Clausen.
 
  m: general interior, photo 1997, M. Clausen.
 
  n: detail of asbestos siding, photo 1997, M. Clausen.
 

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