San Diego Historic Places

Mid Century Modern

Season 4 Episode 7 | 26m 46s Video has closed captioning.

A new architectural style was sweeping San Diego and the rest of the nation after WWII. It was called Mid-Century Modern. The new style called for simple lines, exposed beams, open floor plans, floor to ceiling windows, and much more. It was a break from tradition and it's making a comeback. Find out how San Diegans are now restoring homes from the 1940s through 1970s.

Aired: 04/09/12

Rating: NR

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