Quonset Huts

Prefabricated buildings with a semicircular cross section, generally built of corrugated metal and provided with thermal insulation.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
3384
Names
quonset huts
quonset hut
huts, nissen
huts, quonset
nissen huts
nissenhutten Dutch
nissenhut Dutch
quonsethutten Dutch
cabañas quonset Spanish
cabaña quonset Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300007960. The J. Paul Getty Trust.