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alcoa, alcoa research laboratory, architecture, art deco, buildings by shane, henry hornbostel, laboratory, new kensington, pennsylvania -

Probably the most recognizable piece of architecture in my hometown of New Kensington is the art deco style building built for Alcoa on Freeport Road.

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On Wednesday, January 31st I stopped by the Wilkinsburg Community Development Corporation to drop off the shipment of prints I did for them of the Wilkinsburg Pennsylvania Railroad Station. I had the pleasure of meeting with Marlee, Kevin and Sophia who were very excited to receive the prints. I was contacted in December by Marlee about designing an illustration of the Railroad Station, which the WCDC is currently working on a restoration project of the 1916 train station. They are going to be gifting large and small prints to their donors on the project. If you are affiliated with a...

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architecture, business incubator, corridor of innovation, framed, new kensington, penn state, pennsylvania, prints, psnk, shared workspace, the corner -

The Corner is a business incubator and shared workspace sponsored by Penn State University that recently opened this past fall in my hometown of New Kensington.

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Hilltop Hose Company No. 3As my first blog post here on the newly redone Buildings By Shane website, I wanted to revisit the very first design that I created: the Hilltop Hose Company No. 3 fire station in New Kensington.

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