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Photo, Print, Drawing Main Street, Main Street, Greenville, Greenville County, SC

[ Data Pages from Survey HALS SC-21  ]

About this Item

Title

  • Main Street, Main Street, Greenville, Greenville County, SC

Names

  • Historic American Landscapes Survey, creator
  • Lawrence Halprin & Associates
  • CHNMB Associates
  • Nishita
  • Carter, Don
  • Hull, William
  • McCulley, Byron
  • Halprin, Lawrence
  • Heller, Max
  • Lawrence, Rebekah, historian
  • Stevens, Christopher M., transmitter
  • McPartland, Mary, transmitter

Created / Published

  • Documentation compiled after 2000

Headings

  • -  trees
  • -  canopy trees
  • -  roads
  • -  curbs
  • -  shrubs
  • -  annuals (plants)
  • -  asphalt pavements
  • -  transportation
  • -  automobiles
  • -  street lights
  • -  street furniture
  • -  streets
  • -  traffic signs & signals
  • -  social & civic facilities
  • -  commercial facilities
  • -  South Carolina--Greenville County--Greenville

Latitude / Longitude

  • 34.853981,-82.397514

Notes

  • -  Honorable Mention Recipient - 2019 HALS Challenge: Historic Streetscapes
  • -  Significance: The 1970s Greenville Main Street design is consistent in quality with other projects by the historically significant landscape architectural firm, Lawrence Halprin & Associates. The design for Greenville's Main Street was initially awarded to Lawrence Halprin & Associates in 1976. By the time of its implementation in 1978 the firm CHNMB submitted the final construction documents. CHNMB Associates was a firm created by Nishita, Don Carter, William Hull and Byron McCulley after a career transition by Halprin. It continued to share office space with him.The streetscape of Greenville's Main Street also represents an early adoption of a street diet design, which converts an auto-centric environment to a pedestrian friendly space. In addition, the space is a well-preserved example of a modernist streetscape. It is significant for its design and construction, having great artistic value and being the work of a master.
  • -  Survey number: HALS SC-21
  • -  Building/structure dates: 1987 Initial Construction
  • -  Building/structure dates: 1999 Subsequent Work
  • -  Building/structure dates: 2009 Subsequent Work
  • -  Building/structure dates: 2013 Subsequent Work

Medium

  • Data Page(s): 16

Call Number/Physical Location

  • HALS SC-21

Source Collection

  • Historic American Landscapes Survey (Library of Congress)

Repository

  • Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Control Number

  • sc1233

Rights Advisory

Online Format

  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Historic American Landscapes Survey, Creator, Lawrence Halprin & Associates, Chnmb Associates, Nishita, Don Carter, William Hull, Byron McCulley, Lawrence Halprin, Max Heller, and Rebekah Lawrence. Main Street, Main Street, Greenville, Greenville County, SC. Greenville Greenville County South Carolina, 2000. translateds by Stevens, Christopher M.Mitter, and Mcpartland, Marymitter Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/sc1233/.

APA citation style:

Historic American Landscapes Survey, C., Lawrence Halprin & Associates, Chnmb Associates, Nishita, Carter, D., Hull, W. [...] Lawrence, R. (2000) Main Street, Main Street, Greenville, Greenville County, SC. Greenville Greenville County South Carolina, 2000. Stevens, C. M. M. & McPartland, M., transs Documentation Compiled After. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/sc1233/.

MLA citation style:

Historic American Landscapes Survey, Creator, et al. Main Street, Main Street, Greenville, Greenville County, SC. trans by Stevens, Christopher M.Mitter, and Mcpartland, Marymitter Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/sc1233/>.