Carver High School – I

Another New Orleans modernist school faces a bleak future. The campus that housed George Washington Jr/Sr High School is one of the few significant mid-century school buildings remaining in New Orleans. This time the outcome is certain: The City of New Orleans has issued a permit for its demolition. The auditorium building, pictured below, was eligible for the National Register:

More photos will follow next week. Read about this building:

Preservation Resource Center

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