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Creator:
Bluestone, Daniel M.
Title:
Buildings, landscapes, and memory : case studies in historic preservation / Daniel Bluestone.
Alternate Title(s):
Case studies in historic preservation
Edition:
1st ed.
Published/Created:
New York : W.W. Norton & Co., 2011.
Physical Description:
302 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
NA106 .B59 2011 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction. Buildings, landscapes, and memory -- Patriotism in place : Lafayette's triumphal tour of the United States, 1824-1825 -- Captured by context : architectural innovation and banality at Jefferson's university -- Dutch homesteads in modern Brooklyn : the unused past -- Conservation on the Hudson : saving the Palisades -- The Arch and the neighborhood : marking westward expansion in St. Louis -- Preservation and destruction in Chicago : narrating history while building a city -- Chicago's Mecca flat blues : architecture, music, and race in the politics of place -- A Virginia courthouse square : reviving the colonial -- Drive-by history : Virginia's historic highway marker program -- Toxic history : preservation on EPA Superfund sites.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration -- United States -- Case studies.
Historic preservation -- United States -- Case studies.
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