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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Buckminster Fuller Design, Color

Buckminster Fuller Design, Color


Buckminster Fuller's design for the Homestyle Center included the geodesic dome that he made famous with his architecture. It is not easy to see the interior in the image, but it appears to have stairs leading to a second story. This home would have been built on Lot 1.


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TitleBuckminster Fuller Design, Color
FormatArchitectural rendering

Title by Cataloger. R. Buckminster Fuller 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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