Quonset: Metal Living for a Modern Age


Subject:
Architecture , Military , Modern , Bases , Military History

Description:
Information about Quonset huts from a companion website to a 2005-2006 exhibition at the Anchorage Museum of History and Art (and traveling to other Alaska and Northwest locations). These portable buildings made of arched-ribbed metal originated in World War II as military shelters. Includes Quonset oral histories and panoramic views of two Quonset structures.

Language:
English

Source:
http://quonsethuts.org


PID= res:lii-19641