Francine In Retirement
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The Sunday Post: Door is sponsored by Jakesprinter and you can find related entries at the above link.

I decided to use photos of doors leading into the Nationality Rooms located at the Cathedral Of Learning on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh.

The Nationality Rooms are a collection of 29 classrooms depicting and donated by the ethnic groups that helped build the city of Pittsburgh. Wikipedia







I hope you enjoyed this small presentation of the doors of the Nationality Rooms and beyond.  The photos were taken a couple years ago.  I will be posting the entire set of rooms in a video presentation later in the week.



26 Responses to “SUNDAY POST: DOOR”

  1. These are gorgeous photos. 😀

  2. What a great entry you have here Francine the door designs are so eye catcher thanks for sharing this good job 🙂

  3. great choice francine, and what a wonderful idea for the university to incorporate different cultures …too often there is no representation of ‘minority’ groups.

  4. I love those desks in the Indian room, but the door entering into the African American room is my number one choice of these doors. It is gorgeous … a real work of art. That is not saying that the others are not beautiful, as well. The carvings in the African door, though, are so unique, I can’t help but be awed by the door. Thank you so much for sharing these photos, Francine. They are all wonderful.

    • Hi Marcy, A little behind in responding to blogs, hope to catch up by tomorrow. Yes, I love the doors as well. Could not decide which to post. There are some other great carved doors coming up later. Thank you for your comment.


  5. Hi Francine; Great article very beautiful… Blessings.. Pat.

  6. Nice presentation showing of the doors of the Nationality Rooms. Maybe people will come to see them in person after seeing your photos.

  7. Beautiful Doors, Francine!
    God Bless You!

  8. Those doors are really spectacular. Thanks for the lovely photos, Francine. 😉

  9. Wow! What a wondeful entry – thanks for sharing!

  10. Beautiful entry!

  11. Love your choices. Beautiful, creative, fun. A door that will lead to an amazing surprise!

  12. What beautiful doors and spaces!

  13. Beautiful pics! Nice job!

  14. great images Francine…

  15. What a wonderful building Francine. Those doors are stunning.

  16. historic looking doors … very nice

  17. Such beautiful doors! And they open to such beautiful rooms!

  18. I enjoyed all your doors! Thank you Francine 🙂

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