The Cincinnati-Based Hood Century Instagram Account Archives and Exalts Midcentury Architecture in Everyday Life

Jerald Cooper’s @HoodMidCenturyModern Instagram account is an art gallery, blog, educational tool and cultural archive all rolled into a single vertical scroll.

By Mackenzie Manley and Jude Noel

It was just over 50 years ago that the Cincinnati Reds logged their final game at the now-destroyed Crosley Field, but its spirit still lingers on in the lot behind City Gospel Mission in the West End, where the field was once located. A memorial with replica light towers and yellow foul poles juts from the pavement like ancient ruins...

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