The Construction


Louis Kahn used a number of consultants on the design and construction of the Class of 1945 Library.

The major consultants employed were:

General Contractor:
James B. Harrington, Jr.
H.P. Cummings Construction Company
14 Prospect Street
Ware, MA 01082

Structural Engineer:
Keast and Hood Company
37 South 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Mechanical/Electrical Engineers:
Dubin-Mindell-Bloome Associates
P.O. Box 383
West Hartford, CT 06107

Lighting Consultant:
Mr. Richard Kelly
1140 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028

Landscape Architect, Consultant on site work:
Ms. Harriet Pattison
1501 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Interior Design:
Benjamin Baldwin, Designer
425 East 51st Street
New York, NY 10022