The Architecture Puzzler
Created by Dave Guadagni
Architecture Puzzler #529
This English architect designed Trinity Church in New York City and was the AIA's first president. Who was he?
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Architecture Puzzler #528
Masonry fireplaces in the eastern United States typically have a cast iron damper, while steel dampers are more popular in the West. To avoid rust, stainless steel dampers are favored along the coast. What is the major disadvantage of each?
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Dave Guadagni, AIA, is an architect with Robertson/Sherwood/Architects
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Hint: it's not H.H. Richardson, the American architect who designed Boston's Trinity Church.
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