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The American skyscraper : cultural histories, edited by Roberta Moudry

Label
The American skyscraper : cultural histories
Title
The American skyscraper
Title remainder
cultural histories
Statement of responsibility
edited by Roberta Moudry
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
720/.483/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA6232
LC item number
.A44 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Moudry, Roberta
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skyscrapers
  • Skyscrapers
  • Skyscrapers
Label
The American skyscraper : cultural histories, edited by Roberta Moudry
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-274) and index
Contents
  • Type and building type : newspaper/office buildings in nineteenth-century New York
  • Lee E. Gray
  • Chicago's fraternity temples : the origins of skyscraper rhetoric and the first of the world's tallest office buildings
  • Edward W. Wolner
  • The
  • corporate and the civic : Metropolitan Life's home office building
  • Roberta Moudry
  • The
  • Chicago Tribune tower competition : publicity imagines community
  • Katherine Solomonson
  • The
  • The
  • heights and depths of urbanism : Fifth Avenue and the creative destruction of Manhattan
  • Max Page
  • Built languages of class : skyscrapers and labor protest in Victorian public space
  • Sarah Watts
  • The
  • skyscraper ensemble in its urban context : Rockefeller Center
  • Carol Herselle Krinsky
  • The
  • shadow of the skyscraper : urban photography and metropolitan irrationalism in the Stieglitz circle
  • beaux-arts architect and the skyscraper : Cass Gilbert, the professional engineer, and the rationalization of construction in Chicago and New York
  • Antonello Frongia
  • The
  • skyscraper, gender, and mental life : Sophie Treadwell's play Machinal of 1928
  • Merrill Schleier
  • The
  • sublime and the skyline : the New York skyscraper
  • David E. Nye
  • Gail Fenske
  • Law makes order : the search for ensemble in the skyscraper city, 1890-1930
  • Keith D. Revell
  • The
  • female "souls of the skyscraper"
  • Lisa M. Fine
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 281 p.
Isbn
9780521624213
Lccn
2004024031
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm56752831
Label
The American skyscraper : cultural histories, edited by Roberta Moudry
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-274) and index
Contents
  • Type and building type : newspaper/office buildings in nineteenth-century New York
  • Lee E. Gray
  • Chicago's fraternity temples : the origins of skyscraper rhetoric and the first of the world's tallest office buildings
  • Edward W. Wolner
  • The
  • corporate and the civic : Metropolitan Life's home office building
  • Roberta Moudry
  • The
  • Chicago Tribune tower competition : publicity imagines community
  • Katherine Solomonson
  • The
  • The
  • heights and depths of urbanism : Fifth Avenue and the creative destruction of Manhattan
  • Max Page
  • Built languages of class : skyscrapers and labor protest in Victorian public space
  • Sarah Watts
  • The
  • skyscraper ensemble in its urban context : Rockefeller Center
  • Carol Herselle Krinsky
  • The
  • shadow of the skyscraper : urban photography and metropolitan irrationalism in the Stieglitz circle
  • beaux-arts architect and the skyscraper : Cass Gilbert, the professional engineer, and the rationalization of construction in Chicago and New York
  • Antonello Frongia
  • The
  • skyscraper, gender, and mental life : Sophie Treadwell's play Machinal of 1928
  • Merrill Schleier
  • The
  • sublime and the skyline : the New York skyscraper
  • David E. Nye
  • Gail Fenske
  • Law makes order : the search for ensemble in the skyscraper city, 1890-1930
  • Keith D. Revell
  • The
  • female "souls of the skyscraper"
  • Lisa M. Fine
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 281 p.
Isbn
9780521624213
Lccn
2004024031
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm56752831

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