Americans Interpret the Parthenon: The Progression of Greek Revival Architecture from the East Coast to Oregon, 1800-1860

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University Press of Colorado, Jan 1, 1992 - Architecture - 213 pages
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Takes an incisive look at America's westward movement, concentrating on the spread of Great Revival architecture across the US with its cultivation in Oregon during the 1850s. Sutton draws from a wide variety of documentary and visual sources: diaries and early architectural pattern books to current material, cultural literature and a wealth of outstanding photos.

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Contents

The Genesis of a Style
15
The Style Spreads
71
The Settlement of Oregon
95
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