Issue 69 Table of Contents


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Bungalow Features

Historic Neighborhoods: LAKELAND, FLORIDA
Prairie Classic, in Good Hands 34
By Lisa Malott
The stately 1912 Columbus W. Deen house sits at the epicenter of the Lake Morton Historic District, meticulously restored to its original majesty.

Lakeland’s Boomtime Bungalows 48
By Lucy D. Jones
When central Florida’s phosphate deposits were found in the 1880s, the discovery triggered an explosion of wealth that continued through the Bungalow era. Much of that heritage is preserved today in Lake Morton’s neighborhoods.

Clean Craftsman Comfort 60
by Tim Counts
Although this classic 1908 bungalow has architectural features that ennoble it, its owner has a simpler explanation for its quality: it functions beautifully as a home.

A New Style of the Midwest 74
The 1918 Woodbury County Courthouse, Sioux City, Iowa
By Lou Ann Lindblade
Purcell and ElmslieÕs Prairie School masterpieceÑan enduring, resilient public workplaceÑis also an astonishing work of art.

Elegance Regained 86
By Holly Rosenblum
Through the years-long process of finding, then renovating, the old house on Tillamook Street, the Rosenblums developed deep bonds with the house and deeper ones between themselves.

An “Age-Appropriate” Makeover for a 1911 Bungalow Kitchen 96
By Linda Kuhlmann
A 1940s kitchen in a 1911 bungalow? No: Time for the house to act its age.

Departments and Craftsman Resources

A Letter from the Publisher 1

Open House: Letters to the Editor 8
An American Bungalow house plaque becomes a poignant reminder of loss; readers salute the Winter Issue; and the owner of a Pittsburgh garlow has a question.

Family Album 14
From coast to coast, readers share their pride in their bungalows.

Perspective on Antiques 20
with David Rudd
Our consultant responds to readers’ questions on vintage furnishings.

New & Noteworthy 27
A selection of Arts and CraftsÐinspired amenities for contemporary living.

Perfect Timing 102
Gary Knapp, the Cats Eye Craftsman clockmaker, pondered serious woodcrafting for 30 years before jumping in with a splash five years ago.

American Bungalow News 105
Stepping into its third decade, AB News makes the move to the Web and into your Inbox.

From Our Friends
Safe Harbor 109
By Patricia M. Ziebold

Directory of Advertisers 110

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