Category Archives: Knoxville

US Post Office and Court House Knoxville

Although planning for the new post office and court house in Knoxville began in 1925, it would not be completed until 1934.  Baumann and Baumann were picked to design the new building in 1932, and the Art Deco with Art … Continue reading

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Kendrick Place

The Victorian Vernacular row houses are named for preservationist and visionary for a downtown Knoxville revival Kristopher Kendrick.  Built in 1916 for “utility and comfort” (Historic Downtown Knoxville Walking Tour, KnoxHeritage.org), the houses feature projecting iron balconies and neoclassical influences … Continue reading

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