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Designing Detroit : Wirt Rowland and the rise of modern American architecture

Michael G. Smith author.

©2017

Available at UDM McNichols Campus Library  UDM Michigan Core Collection  (NA 737 .R683 S65 2017 )()

  • Title:
    Designing Detroit : Wirt Rowland and the rise of modern American architecture
  • Author: Michael G. Smith author.
  • Description: Architectural terms illustrated -- Preface -- Introduction -- Working for "The Dean" -- Back to schools -- The City's top designer -- Columns of stone, columns of words -- New work, new freedoms -- A breakthrough -- Two kings of Griswold Street -- End of the round arch -- Aftershocks -- A great depression -- Church and state -- Acknowledgments -- Apendixes -- Published works by Wirt Rowland -- Essential reading -- Further reading -- Tables -- Selected jobs, 1912-1917: Malcomson and Higginbotham -- Selected jobs, 1910-1922: Albert Kahn, Architects and Engineers -- Selected jobs, 1922-1930: Smith, Hinchman, and Grylls -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
  • Local Note: acq2018arc
  • Publication Date: ©2017
  • Publisher: Detroit, Mich. : Wayne State University Press
  • Format: xii, 498 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, charts, plans ; 26 cm.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9780814339794;ISBN 0814339794
  • Subjects: Rowland, Wirt C. (Wirt Clinton), 1878-1946; Rowland, Wirt C. (Wirt Clinton), 1878-1946; Architects -- Michigan -- Biography; Architects; Michigan; Biography
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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