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10 buildings that changed America

Author: Dan ProtessGeoffrey BaerWTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.),Window to the World Communications, Inc.,Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.),All authors
Publisher: [Arlington, VA] : PBS : PBS Distribution, [2013]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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10 Buildings That Changed America tells the stories of ten influential works of architecture, the people who imagined them, and the way these landmarks ushered in innovative cultural shifts throughout our society. These 10 Buildings represent architects who dared to strike out on their own and design radical new types of buildings that permanently altered our environmental and cultural landscape.
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Genre/Form: Historical television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Television programs
History
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; H H Richardson; Louis H Sullivan; Frank Lloyd Wright; Albert Kahn; Victor Gruen; Ludwig Mies van der Rohe; Eero Saarinen; Robert Venturi; Frank O Gehry; Frank O Gehry; Victor Gruen; Thomas Jefferson; Albert Kahn; Ludwig Mies van der Rohe; H H Richardson; Eero Saarinen; Louis H Sullivan; Robert Venturi; Frank Lloyd Wright
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Protess; Geoffrey Baer; WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.),; Window to the World Communications, Inc.,; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.),; PBS Distribution (Firm),
ISBN: 9781608839032 1608839036
OCLC Number: 842426250
Language Note: In English with optional subtitles in English for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Special features: Bonus videos "Virginia State Capitol and the Civil War," "Trinity Time Capsule," "The Wainwright Tomb," Early Designs of Frank Lloyd Wright" ; curriculum guide.
Credits: Director of photography, Tim Boyd; editor, Paul Thornton; original score, Steve Mullen.
Performer(s): Host, Geoffrey Baer.
Event notes: Originally broadcast on PBS May 12, 2013.
Target Audience: TV Parental Guidings Rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen; stereo.; Accompanying Curriculum Guide requires DVD-ROM drive and Adobe Reader.
Contents: Virginia State Capitol ; Trinity Church ; Wainwright Building ; Robie House ; Highland Park Ford Plant ; Southdale Center ; Seagram Building ; Dulles International Airport ; Vanna Venturi House ; Walt Disney Concert Hall.
Other Titles: Ten buildings that changed America
Responsibility: a production of WTTW Chicago ; written and produced by Dan Protess.

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10 Buildings That Changed America tells the stories of ten influential works of architecture, the people who imagined them, and the way these landmarks ushered in innovative cultural shifts throughout our society. These 10 Buildings represent architects who dared to strike out on their own and design radical new types of buildings that permanently altered our environmental and cultural landscape.

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