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- The Mid-Atlantic Hearth and the Upland South. // American Houses: A Field Guild to the Architecture of the Home;2004, p55
The article presents information on how the mid-Atlantic residential architecture was influenced by the arrival of a few Swedish, Finnish, and Dutch settlers in the 1630s. The essential materials of 18th-century mid-Atlantic residential architecture were logs, brick, and stone. It is stated that...
- The Early Classical Revival. // American Houses: A Field Guild to the Architecture of the Home;2004, p219
The article presents an overview of American architecture during 18th century-19th century. The mix of external and colonial influences led to America's first national architectural expression which is also known as the Early Classical Revival period. In the 18th century, Georgian houses and...
- Critique. Sorkin, Michael // Architectural Record;Feb2006, Vol. 194 Issue 2, p47
The article comments on a report by the Congress for the New Urbanism on the reconstruction of the Mississippi Gulf coast. The report is impressive for the speed of its execution, its voluminousness, and its sound recommendations for transport infrastructure, neighborhood consolidation, and the...
- Louisiana and Gulf Coast Mississippi casinos. // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);7/15/96, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p23
Lists the top casinos in Louisiana and Gulf Coast Mississippi ranked by the number of gaming devices as of the third week of July 1996. Name and address of casino; Contact number of gaming devices; Number of gaming tables; Other amenities; Name and title of contact person; Owner; Gaming...
- Here Come the COBIA! Brodie, Robert L. // Salt Water Sportsman;Apr2003, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p92
Reports on cobia fishing at the Gulf Coast of Mississippi.
- Gulf Coast meeting spots increasing their capacity. Slaton, James // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);08/25/97, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p4
Reports that the Mississippi Gulf Coast is making attempts to increase its travel business into the meeting and convention market. Amount of money invested in the expansion of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum and Convention Center; Impact of gambling on the state's rapid tourism growth;...
- Tourism a good bet on Mississippi's Gulf Coast. Rosci, Frank // Travel Agent;2/19/96 Supplement Travel South, Vol. 278 Issue 11, p8
Reports on the growth in travel industry in the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Higher sales for travel agents; Casino gaming; Opening and construction of hotels; Target markets.
- Trippin' way down south. Cash, Regina // Essence (Essence);Nov98, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p176
Recommends places to visit at the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Habibi's Gallery Inc.; West Shipp Island's Fort Massachusetts; Jocelyn's Restaurant in Ocean Springs.
- Mississippi's Gulf Coast. // American Visions;Apr/May98, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p44
Describes the tourist spots in the Gulf Coast of Mississippi. Information on the places around the coast including Bay Saint Louis, Pass Christian, Long Beach, Gulfport, Biloxi and Ocean Springs.