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Governor's Mansion Renovation All Records

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Note ID: JL101
Weather Conditions: Sunny, low 80s
Report Author: Joseph D. Lahendro
Report Date: 6/4/1999
Location: Mansion - Second Floor - Private Dining Room, Bathroom, and Powder Room (E) / Bedroom and Bathroom #3 (R)
Work Type: Demolition
Notes: Digital photos and video, in southeast corner, of evidence of ceramic tile floor system in this area that predates the most recent closet carpet and plywood floor, and the most recent ceramic tile floor in the bathroom (which has a concrete setting bed on metal lath). The evidence consists of the same woodwork modifications described in note 100 above. Concrete setting bed and ceramic tile associated with this wood evidence has previously been removed.


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Note ID: MS245
Weather Conditions: Cloudy, high 70s
Report Author: Mary Harding Sadler
Report Date: 6/5/1999
Location: Mansion - Basement - Coat Room (E) / Reception (R)
Work Type: Framing
Notes: New wood framing for partitions is going up. The whitewashed ceiling joists were originally exposed within this space under the Entry Hall. All masonry walls in the basement will be furred out with metal studs.


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Note ID: MS247
Weather Conditions: Cloudy, high 70s
Report Author: Mary Harding Sadler
Report Date: 6/5/1999
Location: Mansion - Basement - Mansion Director (E/R)
Work Type: Framing
Notes: The walls of the Mansion Director's Office are prepared to receive new furred-out walls. The masonry walls are cored for utilities installation. As with other spaces along the west wall of the Mansion basement the whitewashed ceiling joists indicate that the ceiling framing was originally exposed.


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Note ID: MS246
Weather Conditions: Cloudy, high 70s
Report Author: Mary Harding Sadler
Report Date: 6/5/1999
Location: Mansion - Basement - Mansion Director (E/R)
Work Type: Demolition
Notes: Sections of floor joists are removed and "headed off" with new framing members. Installation of mechanical equipment begins in this newly enlarged joist space.


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Note ID: MS248
Weather Conditions: Cloudy, high 70s
Report Author: Mary Harding Sadler
Report Date: 6/5/1999
Location: Mansion - Basement - Men (R)
Work Type: Framing
Notes: Partitions within the future Men's Room are being framed. The ceiling joists and bridging are not whitewashed. This framing may have been installed as part of the repairs completed after the 1920s fire.


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Note ID: MS244
Weather Conditions: Cloudy, high 70s
Report Author: Mary Harding Sadler
Report Date: 6/5/1999
Location: Mansion - First Floor - North Foyer (E/R)
Work Type: Demolition
Notes: The ceiling has been demolished in the North Foyer, as have some wall finishes, in preparation for utilities installation in ceilings and walls. Channels are being cut into the brick walls for utilities installation. Surprisingly, the door casing was trimmed down both at the North Ballroom wall and where the former Powder Room partition met the north (exterior) wall.


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Note ID: MS251
Weather Conditions: Overcast, low 90s
Report Author: Mary Harding Sadler
Report Date: 6/7/1999
Location: Mansion - Basement - Beneath Ballrooms
Work Type: Floor Conservation
Notes: The flooring is being acrylic-injected below the North and South Ballrooms in order to reduce sqeaking.


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Note ID: MS250
Weather Conditions: Overcast, low 90s
Report Author: Mary Harding Sadler
Report Date: 6/7/1999
Location: Mansion - Basement - Mansion Director (E/R)
Work Type: Floor Conservation
Notes: Floors continue to be injected with acrylic (from below) in order to reduce squeaking.


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Note ID: MS254
Weather Conditions: Overcast, low 90s
Report Author: Mary Harding Sadler
Report Date: 6/7/1999
Location: Mansion - First Floor - North Foyer (E/R)
Work Type: Demolition
Notes: Removal of later framing in the Powder Room reveals that historic jambs were not kept in place when the Powder Room was built and an original door was enclosed behind drywall in the Old Governor's Office.


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Note ID: MS253
Weather Conditions: Overcast, low 90s
Report Author: Mary Harding Sadler
Report Date: 6/7/1999
Location: Mansion - First Floor - Stair Hall (E/R)
Work Type: Demolition
Notes: Removal of the silver storage cabinet reveals the location of an original door and paneled jambs which link the Old Governor's Office to the North Stairhall.


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