as in:“Part red, part silver, the markers remind you of semaphore signals. But there’s a secret code to them, a trick most drivers haven’t figured out yet.”
Campbell, R. (2009, Oct 4). The building as billboard. The Boston Sunday Globe, p. N3. [Review of the Greater Boston Food Bank building on Rt. I-93.]
- Learn more about The Greater Boston Food Bank’s purpose and its building’s eye catching architecture from Robert Campbell’s article through ProQuest Central and through Greater Boston Food Bank’s web site.
- For more about semaphores, see examples and explanations in railroading at the site Railways: History, Signalling, Engineering maintained by Dr. James B. Balver, Associate Professor Emeritus of Engineering at the University of Denver and the site U.S. Navy Signal Flags (United States Navy).
- Explore definitions at the library’s E-Ready Reference Resources site using the Dictionaries listed on Research Guide: Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, etc.
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