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Alabama Mid-Century Modern Buildings (page 2)

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Kelly's Cleaners
Mobile, AL
Bama Motel
Mobile, AL
Kelly's Cleaners was established in 1947. This location was built in 1968. It also has nice neon signs. [map]

The Bama Motel has been around since at least the 1950s. This office building appears to be from the 1950s or 1960s. [map]

Isle Dauphine Club
Mobile, AL
The Isle Dauphine Club was designed by Reese Winter and T. Howard Ellis. It was built from 1956-1957. The building now houses Pirate's Bar & Grill Restaurant. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, 3, and 4. [map]

Providence Hospital
Mobile, AL
The Providence Hospital was designed by Bertrand Goldberg and built from 1982-1988. The building is very similar to Goldberg's St. Joseph's Hospital from 1970-1975 in Tacoma, WA. [map]

More Mobile Mid-Century Modern Buildings:
former Providence Hospital [gone]

Garrett Coliseum
Montgomery, AL
The Garrett Coliseum was built from 1949-1951. It is located at the Alabama Agricultural Center, home to the Alabama National Fair. For more, see this website. [map]

former Mid-West National Insurance Company
Montgomery, AL
This former Mid-West National Insurance Company was built around 1965. There was originally a globe at the peak of the roof. This building has been vacant since at least 2014. [map]

There was another example of this building design in Tulsa, OK. There are a few other examples of these buildings in Missouri and Bells, TN.

More Montgomery Mid-Century Modern Buildings:
former One-Hour Martinizing Cleaners

Police Department
Roanoke, AL
This building is in use by the Police Department. It has been nicknamed the "Igloo Jail". It appears to be a longer version of the dome style buildings such as this one in Millers Creek, NC. This building was installed in 2006 but I'll include it here in the mid-century modern section anyway for its futuristic-looking design. There are actually five of these structures, closely spaced next to each other, on this lot. The structure is made of Kevlar-reinforced fiberglass and was produced by Domes International. It can withstand winds speeds of more than 200 miles per hour. [map]

National Guard Armory
Selma, AL
The National Guard Armory was built in 1958. The building now houses the Lions Club. this website [map]

mid-century structure
Talladega, AL
This mid-century structure was built in 1968 to commemorate Talladega Springs' original water source. For more, see this website. [photo thanks Tim Ross] [map]

More Talladega Mid-Century Modern Buildings:
Municipal Building

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