August 2, 1937, pages 1-29. Note: Files are large (16MB) and may take several moments to download.
Natatorium (Bldg 046)
Completion Date: 1937
Square Feet: 7,955
Architect: Office of the State Architect
Construction System: Concrete frame and exterior
Construction Cost: $59,000
Architectural Style: Mission Revival
Cal Poly President: Julian A. McPhee (1933-1966)
California was the birthplace of the Mission Revival style, popular from the 1890s to the 1920s. The style was employed extensively throughout the western United States due in large part to the Santa Fe and Southern Pacific Railroads adopting this style for their stations.