Based on his new book, Duluth’s Grand Old Architecture 1870-1940, Tony Dierckins will highlight the architecture, architects, and some of the preservation efforts surrounding these historic places. Gain an appreciation for the Romanesque masterpiece “Old Central” High School; Daniel Burnham’s St. Louis County Courthouse, the centerpiece of Duluth’s Neoclassical Civic Center; plus works by local architects such as Oliver Traphagen and John Wangenstein. This is a free presentation.
Books will be available to purchase.
A tour of the historic First Presbyterian Church will follow the presentation. You will be able to make a free will donation to support preservation of this endangered structure.