TITLE

Modern Trends

PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
American Houses: A Field Guild to the Architecture of the Home;2004, p355
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on new architectural trends witnessed in the U.S. during the 19th century. Traditional architectural styles could not accommodate the sudden requirements of industry, commerce, and a restive, growing population. With growing U.S. economy, the new architecture was needed for new types of buildings, including factories, office buildings, mercantile centers, and economical urban housing. Modernism in U.S. residential architecture was slowly gained acceptance.
ACCESSION #
31834146

 

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