Marching through the Park

Category: Sense of Place

 

Photo and caption by Brandy Reinke

Steele Indian School park was built for two reasons: 1) as a boarding school for Native American children from 1891-1990. The school was known for it's marching band (building shown is the Band building) 2) because "city dwellers need passive, open green space in city centers to serve as a refuge from the physical confinement of urban living." One population was confined there, one population found refuge there.

Location: Steele Indian School Park Phoenix, AZ

 

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