Council of Independent Colleges Historic Campus Architecture Project

 

 
Rashid Green

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Institution Name: University of Charleston
Original/Historic Place Name: Campus Riverbank
Location on Campus: northern edge of main campus facing state capitol
Date(s) of Construction:
n.d.natural landscape
Designer:
Type of Place: Landscape site
Style: (Glossary)
Significance: architecture, culture, education, history, religion
Narrative: see below
References: see below
Function:
ca. 2004-present (2006)outdoor space
 

Narrative:
The space serves as a focal point for many social, cultural, educational, and recreational activities. The spectacular view of the state capitol with its golden dome makes it a splendid backdrop for any occasion.
 

References:
 

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