Northern Illinois University in Dekalb, Illinois was founded in 1895. The campus sits on 756 acres and includes 64 major buildings. The Still Gym, built in 1926 is among one of the first built on campus.
Repost of Fania Roofing's Blog:
The Fania Roofing Company is honored to have recently provided roofing services for the esteemed Blair Academy in Blairstown, NJ. Fania completed an extensive roof renovation to the Clinton Hall building which was originally built early in the 20th century.
Natural roofing slate formed 400 million to 550 million years ago, is a microcrystalline, fine grained metamorphic rock. The color of slate comes from the region’s mineral and chemical composition. The main minerals are quartz/silica, white mica, black mica, chlorite, hematite and carbonates.
As defined by the National Slate Association, a turret is “a small, round or polygonal tower in plan, often with a conical or hipped roof”.
Also known as a conical or radius roof it helps to know your geometry!