quasi random (kaolinfire) wrote,
quasi random

A picture from 2001... hmm.

Reminding myself of an adventure (an odyssey? but not in space). Unless space is your mind and your mind is a physical place, and you happen to be walking around Berkeley...then. When then was now, in 2001.

Hearst Memorial Mining Building was being seismically retrofitted.

Wikimapia of campus all laid out:
* http://wikimapia.org/#lat=37.8732866&lon=-122.2583055&z=18&l=0&m=b

Cool construction photos towards the bottom of this article:
* http://enr.construction.com/features/buildings/archives/020304.asp

And also in these two write-ups (including some kite aerial photography of the project):
* http://arch.ced.berkeley.edu/kap/gallery/gal163.html
* http://arch.ced.berkeley.edu/kap/gallery/gal164.html
Tags: berkeley

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