Darragh Building (NRIS 100000557)

Address: 1403 E. 6th Ave., Little Rock, Arkansas. County/parish: Pulaski.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places September 07, 2017.

Also known as:

  • ADROC Building
  • DARCO Building
  • PU10047

From Wikipedia:

Darragh Building
The Darragh Building, also known as the DARCO Building, is a historic commercial building at 1403 East 6th Street in Little Rock, Arkansas. It is a single-story building with an office component and a warehouse component. The office component is built using modern post and beam construction, and has walls composed of concrete panel and floor-to-ceiling windows. Both it and its stairs are set on recessed platforms, giving it the appearance that it is floating. It was built in 1958 to a design by Noland Blass, Jr., and is a good example of Mid-Century Modern commercial architecture.The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2017. (read more...)

Architects:

  • Blass, Noland Jr.

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100000557

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