Modern Phoenix Neighborhood Network

Research Your Midcentury Home with Primary Sources

Historians John Jacquemart and Donna Reiner guided dozens of curious homeowners and realtors through the process of locating and mining primary sources to assist in home restoration and inspiration. The Modern Marketplace at SMoCA during Modern Phoenix Week 2015Once a year John and Modern Phoenix set out personal books, ephemera, maps, magazines and binders full of microfilm from their archives to let the public mine through them for leads and good ideas. It's the valley's hippest pop-up library! The Modern Marketplace at SMoCA during Modern Phoenix Week 2015 The Modern Marketplace at SMoCA during Modern Phoenix Week 2015Out of print AIA Guide to Phoenix Architecture? We've got it! Vintage Arizona Highways? Got that too! Just the modern bits of Arizona Homes and Gardens? Check! How about Arizona Architect? You betcha. The Modern Marketplace at SMoCA during Modern Phoenix Week 2015This realtor attended to brush up on her skills. The Modern Marketplace at SMoCA during Modern Phoenix Week 2015John Jacquemart is a walking encyclopedia of Phoenix real estate lore, and pointed people in the right direction all day long. If you missed the workshop, he's often reachable at the City of Phoenix Historic Preservation office. The Modern Marketplace at SMoCA during Modern Phoenix Week 2015Donna Reiner is also a primary source expert. Here she's using a vintage Phoenix City directory to help a workshopper find a property's original owner or purpose. The Modern Marketplace at SMoCA during Modern Phoenix Week 2015We never guessed the workshop and pop-up library would be such a hit, but now it is packed every year! The Modern Marketplace at SMoCA during Modern Phoenix Week 2015 The Modern Marketplace at SMoCA during Modern Phoenix Week 2015Workshoppers can stay as long as they like and photograph anything they find for personal use. Join us next year and take your own property to the next level of authenticity! The Modern Marketplace at SMoCA during Modern Phoenix Week 2015
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