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Visitor Center Construction
J) December 15, 2006
View of west side of new visitor center with sheathing in place.
K) Close Up of Sheathing Material
Close up view of the sheathing material on the west side of the building. Sheathing is put in place prior to laying the brick.
L) Interior of exhibit space
View of the interior exhibit space, looking north toward the lobby.
M) Exhibit Space, South View
View of Central High School from the interior of new exhibit space.
N) Workers Laying Brick, 1/30/2007
Workers lay brick for new visitor center.
O) Completed Section of Brick, 1/30/07
Completed section of brick on west side of new visitor center, 1/30/07.
P) Clerestory Roof, 1/30/07
Workers begin adding roof to clerestory of new visitor center, 1/30/07.
A) Architect's Rendering
Architect's rendering of the new visitor center at Central High School NHS.
C) Concrete Removal
Workers remove concrete from site for new visitor center, June 2006.
D) Site Work
Workers level the site for the new park visitor center.
E) Steel Frame
Workers install steel frame for new visitor center, October 2006.
F) Steel Frame Construction
Construction continues on the steel frame for the new visitor center.
B) Groundbreaking Ceremony
Participants break ground for new visitor center at CHSC.
G) View from the East, 11/14/2006
South end of new visitor center on 11/14/2006, showing steel frame being completed.
H) Workers constructing steel frame, 11/14/06
Workers construct steel frame for new visitor center on Nov. 14, 2006.
I) West Entrance of New Visitor Center, 11/14/06
View of west entrance of new visitor center, Nov. 14, 2006.
Q. Exhibit Space March 1
Interior view of exhibit space with drywall installed.
R. Lobby Space March 1
Interior view of lobby space under construction, March 1, 2007.
S. East Trellis March 1
View of east concrete trellis under construction, March 1, 2007.
T) Painting the ceiling
Workers paint ceiling in exhibit area of new visitor center.