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Exterior Rehabilitation 2001-2003
Photos of the first phase of rehabilitation/construction of the Brown v. Board of Education NHS.
interior view of window sash removal
Workers remove window sashes for restoration. The walls are blackened from a previous fire. Desks are NOT original.
Workers add mortar to the rock wall near the basement entrance.
This picture shows the condition of the basement window and surrounding walls before restoration. Several window panes are broken and the window frame is rusting.
basement window and entrance
Exterior view of the basement windows and entrance. Notice the support beam in the lower left corner, holding the wall in place while the area was being restored.
Lead paint was discovered on the gutters. This worker, in his hazardous material worksuit, is removing the paint from the gutters.