Why exactly does motor square Garden have a dome? The Renaissance-​style cap in oxidized copper and glass sits confidently on a low-​rise multiple gable structure in buff brick that is more ancient Roman. Pittsburgh Press writer George Swetnam once called the combination “odd but charming.” The building definitely holds its own architecturally among…

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2015
  • Sub Heading Motor Square Garden marks a century of changes in East Liberty
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