Monday, October 31, 2005

A view from the ground floor looking up to the second floor. This is where the main staircase will be located.

The fireplaces in the old Reference Room have been uncovereed as part of the renovation work.

Friday, October 21, 2005

The masonry veneer is going up quickly. This view is from the rear parking lot.

Restoration work in progress inside the old Reference Room.

These impressive looking pipes are the main for the sprinkler system.

A view of the roofing material that has just been installed.

Friday, October 14, 2005

The window frame that is located above the front entrance.

Interior framing continues -- these will be the large openings in the walls on the second floor.

Restoration of the former Reference Room is in full swing.

Friday, October 07, 2005

The masons are laying the brick on the walls at the back of the building and on the Thaxter St. side.

This is the concrete pad that the new transformer will be mounted on.

The masons are experimenting with different methods of removing the paint from the bricks in the old reference room.