Unformatted text preview: and vinyl siding on the second. Next to Crystal Concepts is a very contemporary sculpture, made entirely of metal. This rotating intricate sphere stands out amongst the brick bases of most of the buildings, just as it was probably intended to do. Formal Affairs, a primarily tuxedo shop looks like it was once entirely a house or apartment. You can see from the other side of the street that the entrance and first ten feet or so of the shop was added fairly recently. The style of the wood, horizontal on the main building and vertical on the addition, and the fact that there are no bricks, makes one believe that this shop is newer than most of Main Street. The Main Street Plaza has possibly the most historic feel, with the entirely brick composition and antique white roof. However, the addition of neon lights for the bank entrance and ATM take away from the antique feel, and add a contemporary or even degrading appearance on such a building....
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This essay was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course GEOG 203 taught by Professor Bunkse during the Fall '08 term at University of Delaware.
- Fall '08