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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Robert A. Little Design, Color

Robert A. Little Design, Color


Robert Little of Cleveland, Ohio, designed a house on stilts using the lift-slab method of concrete construction with a swimming pool in the front yard. A cantilevered stairway crosses over the pool from the street. This home would have been built on Lot 13.


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TitleRobert A. Little Design, Color
FormatArchitectural rendering

Title by Cataloger. Robert A. Little was one of many architects who designed for the Homestyle Center, a concept of Jason L. Honigman, planned for Grand Rapids in the 1950s.

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids, MI
CollectionCollection #354, History & Special Collections Dept., Grand Rapids Public Library

Reproduction and copyright information regarding this image is available from Grand Rapids History & Special Collections, Archives, Grand Rapids Public Library, Grand Rapids, MI

InstitutionGrand Rapids Public Library
Physical Storage LocationGrand Rapids, MI

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