American Diner

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Harper & Row, Jan 1, 1979 - Architecture - 154 pages
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Photographs and drawings present a social and architectural portrait of the American diner over the past century, viewing the diner as a reflection of styles and tastes

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Contents

T H Buckley the Original Lunch Wagon King
8
The Age of the TrolleyLunch
16
Diners on the Move
24
A Home Away from Home
30
The Birth of Modernism 19191932
36
The Golden Age of the Diner
44
A Place to Take the Kids
54
Postwar RazzleDazzle 19481962
60
The Rage for Renovation
66
DINERS AND DINER PEOPLE
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