A kitchen breakfast bar view of Huron RiverDonald Van Curler: Architect of the Mid Century Modern

Click above for more on this 356 Hilldale, Huron Riverside home, many more of MLive photographerJacob Hamilton's photographs, and Ann Arbor News archives photos of the home's 1968 introduction to Ann Arbor. Clicking the above links lead to Lauren Slagter's 2018 MLive report.


Some of Van Curler's other homes were sited in the Thornoaks area, south of the Huron River, east of the Huron Parkway.

The above is a report on the Thornoaks area homeowners' success in preserving their architectural heritage.


120 Packard Street corrected 700w

Van Curler lived out his final days in this decidedly non Mid Century Modern, 120 Packard Street home.

This is also a Lauren Slagter MLive Report on a home and its long Ann Arbor history.

The report includes a gallery comprising dozens of Jacob Hamilton photographs like the above.


Donald Van Curler's 50-year career as architect left imprint on Ann Arbor

One of many obituaries.