Paul Laszlo (1900-1993): Bomb Shelter

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Description

These drawings display the level of detail and engineering that was put into designing a bomb shelter for home (backyard) use. The specifications take into account any large-scale shockwaves that might hit the entrance and air vents above ground, and the slope of the ground around the shelter.

Creator

Paul Laszlo, designer

Source

Paul László papers, Architecture and Design Collection. Art, Design & Architecture Museum; University of California, Santa Barbara.

Date

circa 1955

Rights

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Citation

Paul Laszlo, designer, “Paul Laszlo (1900-1993): Bomb Shelter,” UCSB ADC Omeka, accessed September 27, 2021, http://www.adc-exhibits.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/224.