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 and Designer(s):
n.d.natural landscape Unknown
Type of Place: Landscape site
Type of landscape–
Views and vistas:
Yes
Other characteristics:
Yes
    Function:
ca. 2004-present (2007)outdoor space

Significance: architecture, culture, education, history, religion
Landmark designation:
none
Narrative: see below
References: see below
 

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:
I. Bibliographic sources:
II. Location of other data:
Unknown
 

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