"I’ve been spending a lot of time in Ravenna recently. No, not the town in Italy with its early Christian buildings and glittering mosaics. I mean Ravenna, Ohio, a small industrial city of some 12,000 people near Akron. "




Here Architectural Historian, Robert Bruegmann, discusses Ravenna Flagpole, calling it a " fascinating product of late 19th century American engineering ingenuity".