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The Resource Chicago 1890 : the skyscraper and the modern city, Joanna Merwood-Salisbury

Chicago 1890 : the skyscraper and the modern city, Joanna Merwood-Salisbury

Label
Chicago 1890 : the skyscraper and the modern city
Title
Chicago 1890
Title remainder
the skyscraper and the modern city
Statement of responsibility
Joanna Merwood-Salisbury
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Merwood-Salisbury, Joanna
Dewey number
  • 720/.4830977311
  • 721
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
NA6232
LC item number
.M46 2009 Oversize
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Chicago architecture and urbanism
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skyscrapers
  • Architecture and society
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Label
Chicago 1890 : the skyscraper and the modern city, Joanna Merwood-Salisbury
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0821/2008026986.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Western architecture : the tall office building as regional type -- Louis Sullivan's democratic architecture and the labor movement -- The Monadnock : John Wellborn Root and the art of pure color -- The Masonic Temple : the double life of a civic skyscraper -- The Reliance Building : urban sanitation and skyscraper reform -- Chicago 1900 : the city beautiful movement and the decline of the skyscraper -- Postscript: "the architectonic anticipation of the future"
Control code
ocn232656339
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
x, 196 p.
Isbn
9780226520780
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008026986
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)232656339
Label
Chicago 1890 : the skyscraper and the modern city, Joanna Merwood-Salisbury
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0821/2008026986.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Western architecture : the tall office building as regional type -- Louis Sullivan's democratic architecture and the labor movement -- The Monadnock : John Wellborn Root and the art of pure color -- The Masonic Temple : the double life of a civic skyscraper -- The Reliance Building : urban sanitation and skyscraper reform -- Chicago 1900 : the city beautiful movement and the decline of the skyscraper -- Postscript: "the architectonic anticipation of the future"
Control code
ocn232656339
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
x, 196 p.
Isbn
9780226520780
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008026986
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)232656339

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