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Author Kohler, Sue A.

Title Designing the nation's capital : the 1901 plan for Washington, D.C. / Sue Kohler and Pamela Scott, editors
Published Washington, D.C. : U.S. Commission of Fine Arts, 2006

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Description xv, 359 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Preliminary Table of Contents -- Preface by Charles H. Atherton Foreword by David M. Childs Introduction by Sue Kohler Acknowledgements The Senate Park Commission Plan for Washington, D.C.: A New Vision for the Capital and the Nation -- chapter author, Jon A. Peterson The American Institute of Architects Convention of 1900: Its Influence on the Senate Park Commission Plan - chapter author, Tony P. Wrenn “A City Designed As a Work of Art”: The Emergence of the Senate Park Commission's Monumental Core - chapter author, Timothy Davis Plates Agriculture, Architects, and the Mall, 1901-1905: The Plan is Tested - chapter author, Dana G. Dalrymple The Commission of Fine Arts: Implementing the Senate Park Commission's Vision -chapter author, Sue Kohler “Beloved Ancien”: William T. Partridge's Recollections of the Senate Park Commission and the Subsequent Mall Development -chapter author, Kurt G.G. Helfrich Appendices
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Architecture -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 20th century.
Architecture -- Washington (D.C.) -- 20th century.
City planning -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 20th century.
Washington (D.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Author Scott, Pamela, 1944-
United States. Commission of Fine Arts.
LC no. 2007361867
ISBN 016075223X
9780160752230
Other Titles 1901 plan for Washington, DC