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Driving with Darbee: Newark’s Louis Sullivan Bank

Architect Louis Sullivan was Frank Lloyd Wright’s mentor and is considered the father of modern skyscrapers. Newark is restoring its jewel-box bank created by Sullivan. The Licking County Foundation plans to transform the landmark into a public space this year. Historic photos: Courtesy of Art Institute of Chicago, Emery Photography Inc., Licking County Foundation, Licking […]

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Driving with Darbee: Odd Fellows Home

Join local architectural historian Jeff Darbee for a visit to Springfield to see the grand and historic Odd Fellows Home for the Orphans, Indigent and Aged. Photos courtesy of: Archives of the Clark County Historical Society in Springfield, Ohio Columbus Metropolitan Library Library of Congress Ohio History Connection Ohio Memory Photohio

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Driving with Darbee: Young Ohio Preservationists

Local architectural historian Jeff Darbee meets with members from Young Ohio Preservationists to examine an endangered building at Taylor and Mt. Vernon avenues, on the East Side, that they hope to save and more.

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Driving with Darbee: Legislative Buildings

Local architectural historian Jeff Darbee examines Columbus’ role as a legislative center and explores the majestic Judicial Building downtown.

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Driving with Darbee: The Ohio Theatre and CAPA

Local architectural historian Jeff Darbee explores the elegant and venerable Ohio Theatre, now in its 90th year, and CAPA’s work saving historic Columbus theaters. Photos: Courtesy of Bob Grove, Library of Congress and Photohio

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