Henry Mercer

Henry Mercer

Henry Mercer When I was a boy, my parents took me to the Mercer Museum in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.  It is a fabulous castle structure made entirely of reinforced concrete.  It was designed and built by Henry Chapman Mercer.  He was an archaeologist from Bucks County,...
Henry Mercer

Pennsylvania Railroad

Pennsylvania Railroad In a previous blog, I wrote about the effect that Henry Chapman Mercer and his fantastic concrete buildings had upon my designs.  There were many more architectural influences in the area where I was raised.  In and around Philadelphia,...