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Sanctified Landscape: Writers, Artists, and the Hudson River Valley, 1820-1909

David Schuyler - History - 2012 - 224 pages
The Hudson River Valley was the first iconic American landscape. Beginning as early as the 1820s, artists and writers found new ways of thinking about the human relationship ...
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Postcards of the night: views of American cities

John A. Jakle, Center for American Places - Antiques & Collectibles - 2003 - 128 pages
Illustrated with eighty vintage city postcards made between the turn of the twentieth century and through the 1970's (with the emphasis on the first four decades), historical ...
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Buildings of Pittsburgh

Franklin Toker, Society of Architectural Historians, Center for American Places - Architecture - 2007 - 200 pages
At the forefront of national and international change, Pittsburgh has long been portrayed as a place for innovative architecture. From its origins as a fort built in 1753 at ...
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At city's edge: photographs of Chicago's lakefront

Bob Thall, Center for American Places, Columbia College (Chicago, Ill.) - Photography - 2005 - 95 pages
Chronicling the integral place of Lake Michigan in Chicago's history and landscape, a collection of tritone photographs captures the twenty-five-mile shoreline that adjoins the ...
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From garden city to green city: the legacy of Ebenezer Howard

Kermit Carlyle Parsons, David Schuyler - Social Science - 2002 - 288 pages
Victorian cities evoke images of crowded tenements where social unrest and epidemic disease were rampant. Conditions in nineteenth-century London, in particular, sparked ...
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On city streets: Chicago, 1964-2004

Gary Stochl, Bob Thall, Center for American Places, Columbia College (Chicago, Ill.) - History - 2005 - 62 pages
Presents a collection of photographs that depict everyday life on the streets of Chicago.
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The nature of photographs

Stephen Shore - Photography - 2007 - 133 pages
Looks at the physical, depletive, and mental impressions made by photographs.
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