Articles about the Alden B. Dow Home and Studio Mid Century Modern Design

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The Hanson Residence by Alden B. Dow
Alden B. Dow finished the plans for this modest and compact three-bedroom residence in late summer 1934, with construction completed in July of 1935.
The Grace A. Dow Memorial Library by Alden B. Dow
One could say Alden B. Dow was destined to design the wonderful library building we have today.
Bachman Residence by Alden B. Dow
The Charles W. Bachman Residence in East Lansing was designed by Alden B. Dow in 1936.
The First Methodist Church of Midland by Alden B. Dow
Occupying an entire city block on a busy corner of Main Street in downtown Midland, the First Methodist Church was designed by Alden B. Dow in 1947.
The Midland Country Club by Alden B. Dow
When Alden B. Dow drew his first sketches for a clubhouse for the Midland Country Club in 1930, he had yet to receive his bachelor’s degree in architecture...
The Peter Carras Residence 1961 (The Dow Test House) Designed by Alden B. Dow F.A.I.A.
In the summer of 1961, The Dow Chemical Company approached Alden B. Dow with a proposal to design a research test house that used...
"Autumn Reflections 2017" opens historically significant mid-century modern homes to touring
Michigan’s Architect Laureate, Alden B. Dow, designed over 600 structures and the entire City of Lake Jackson, Texas throughout...
Michigan or Bust
I'm quite happy to report that I'm off for Michigan for the first time in all my days on Wednesday.
Hometown Hero
Dow Chemical put Midland on the map, but architect and local scion Alden B. Dow made it the most modern town in Michigan.

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