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Big Fish Supper Club by John Margolies

Big Fish Supper Club by John Margolies

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Margolies (1940-2016) is considered the country’s foremost photographer of vernacular architecture—the coffee shops shaped like coffee pots; the gas station shaped like a dinosaur; and the motels that took the shape of everything from wigwams to zeppelins. Starting in 1969 and for a period of 40 years, Margolies traveled 100,000 miles across the contiguous 48 states to document the architecture and signage of buildings that express