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"Going, Going, Gone" (Demolition of 36 Archdale Street)


Ten B&W Polaroid photographs of 36 Archdale Street showing various stages of its demolition. Dated August 1957.

a: Before demolition.

b: Rear, before demolition.

c: Interior fireplace, before demolition

d: After demolition of third story.

e-f: After demolition of second story. (38 Archdale at left.)

g: Remaining first story.

h-i: Remains of first story.

j: Gone.

Item Details

Object ID: ARCHDALE.036.003a-j
Creator: Historic Charleston Foundation
Date: 1957
Historic Buildings--South Carolina--Charleston
Lost Architecture--South Carolina--Charleston