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Behind-the-Scenes-Tour | Mid-Century Modern

Presented by Historic Columbia at Former home of Lester Bates, Jr., Columbia SC

Oct 05 2017
Behind-the-Scenes-Tour | Mid-Century Modern

Go behind the scenes with HC!

Get an inside look at former home of Lester Bates, Jr. This architect-designed mid-century modern home is nestled in the Heathwood neighborhood. Current owners will share stories of curating modern furniture on a budget, as well as a few renovation trials and tribulations. This house showcases some of the most quintessential mid-century furnishings designed by Harvey Probber, Florence Knoll, Thayer Coggins, Heywood-Wakefield, Eero Saarinen, and Paul McCobb. The tour includes University of South

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$25 for HC members (member only registration until Sept. 28)

$30 for Non-members

Contact: (803) 252-7742 x 15



Former home of Lester Bates, Jr.

1400 Block on Kilbourne Street in Heathwood, Columbia, SC

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