concrete screen block palm springs

Explore Palm Springs: Concrete Screen Block

Ron and Barbara Marshall’s book, Concrete Screen Block: The Power of Pattern, recounts the fascinating story of concrete screen block and following the trend to Palm Springs.

Tracy Conrad Current Digital, History, Modernism

Ron and Barbara Marshall’s book, “Concrete Screen Block: The Power of Pattern”, tells the trend of concrete screen block and following it to Palm Springs.

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Explore Palm Springs: The Chi Chi

The Chi Chi was wildly successful under Irwin Schuman, drawing such stars as Nat King Cole, Milton Berle, Lena Horne, Ella Fitzgerald, and Louis Armstrong.

Tracy Conrad Current Digital, History

The Chi Chi was wildly successful under Irwin Schuman, drawing such stars as Nat King Cole, Milton Berle, Lena Horne, Ella Fitzgerald, and Louis Armstrong.

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Desert Dreamers: The Environmentalists

Ninth in an ongoing series about Coachella Valley pioneers, innovators, and leaders throughout history.

Kent Black Current PSL, History

The Desert Dreamers series focuses on a group of dedicated environmentalists who watched over the delicate, ecological balance of the Coachella Valley.