Monday, February 15, 2016

Dusting and Plaster Dust --- Day 4/361

Walk: Union Square
Distance: 6 blocks, small yoga and closets, closets, closets

Ciwt is also dusting off her knowledge of the de Young Museum:

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Pre-Loma Prieta earthquake de Young with the Asian Art Museum in the left wing.

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It looked pretty fancy and well-built when you went to it, but i-yi-yi, it was just a bunch of plaster over one layer of bricks and a few wooden beams.

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The new museum is solid (and controversial - especially that tower).  Ciwt likes it a lot.

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