1 edition of A history of American architecture as illustrated by buildings of Greater Boston found in the catalog.
A history of American architecture as illustrated by buildings of Greater Boston
Ella Gertrude Finn
Written in English
Thesis (M.A.)--Boston University, 1943.
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|Number of Pages||171|
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A history of American architecture: buildings in their cultural and technological context. Gelernter (Univ. of Colorado, Denver) adds to the constellation of concise histories of American architecture while trying to refrain "from a traditional form of architectural writing that stressed.
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Boston's history of skyscrapers began with the completion in of the story Ames Building, which is considered the city's first high-rise. Boston went through a major building boom in the s and s, resulting in the construction of over 20 skyscrapers, including Clarendon and the Prudential Tower. The Society of Architectural Historians: Missouri Valley Chapter Newsletter Index ( – ) North 16 th Street FL’09 (6) Pembroke Avenue.
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This guide moves deeper into the northeast region and. Much of Boston's rich heritage of Victorian buildings dates from the mid-nineteenth century when Gridley James Fox Bryant (–) dominated the profession of architecture in the city. At that time, Boston was undergoing a transformation from a quaint post-colonial town to a rapidly expanding Victorian metropolis.
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