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Title Designing the nation's capital : the 1901 plan for Washington, D.C. / Sue Kohler and Pamela Scott, editors.
Publication Washington, D.C. : U.S. Commission of Fine Arts, 2006.
Distribution Washington, D.C. : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O.
Description xv, 359 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 26 cm
Call # 711.4097 D
Note Shipping list no.: 2007-0014-S.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 326-335).
Contents The Senate Park Commission plan for Washington, D.C. : a new vision for the capital and the nation / Jon A. Peterson -- The American Institute of Architects convention of 1900 : its influence on the Senate Park Commission plan / Tony P. Wrenn -- "A city designed as a work of art" : the emergence of the Senate Park Commission's monumental core / Pamela Scott -- Beyond the mall : the Senate Park Commission's plans for Washington's park system / Timothy Davis -- Agriculture, architects, and the mall, 1901-1905 : the plan is tested / Dana G. Dalrymple -- The Commission of Fine Arts : implementing the Senate Park Commission's vision / Sue Kohler -- "Beloved ancien" : William T. Partridge's recollections of the Senate Park Commission and the subsequent mall development / Kurt G.F. Helfrich.
Subject Architecture -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 20th century.
City planning -- Washington (D.C.)
Washington (D.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Addl. Author Kohler, Sue A.
Scott, Pamela, 1944-
United States. Commission of Fine Arts.
Alt Title 1901 plan for Washington, D.C.
ISBN 016075223X :
9780160752230 :

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