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William G. Godden Collection:
Brunswick Building, Chicago
Godden, William G.
NORTH AMERICA/Chicago/United States/Illinois
Brunswick Building. Note the deep concrete beams at the top of the ground columns. These 168-ft beams, supported on four columns and loaded by closely spaced fascia columns above, are 2 floors deep. Shear stresses and failure mechanisms were studied on a small concrete model. (Chicago, Illinois)
Beams of various sections
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