Modern house in Toledo, Ohio   Save
Ohio Guide Collection
Description: Reverse reads: "Toledo, Ohio- Avant garde. Many modernistic homes similar to the one shown above have been built in suburban Toledo. This one is located on River Road, south of Toledo." This is a photograph of a home decorated in modern and art deco style located on River Road in Toledo, Ohio. This home is an example of what modern architecture was in 1930s and 1940s. There are two terraces on either side and curved edges on the front facade. Modern design emphasizes function, little or no ornamentation, factory-made parts, and man-made materials. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: SA1039AV_B13F11_033_001
Subjects: Toledo (Ohio)--Buildings, structures, etc.--Pictorial works; Housing; Architecture--Ohio--Pictorial works., Domestic; Art deco (Architecture--Ohio--Pictorial works.); Architecture--Ohio--Pictorial works., Modern; Ohio--History--Pictorial works; Federal Writers' Project.
Places: Toledo (Ohio); Lucas County (Ohio)