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From fort to port : an architectural history of Mobile, Alabama, 1711-1918

Author: Elizabeth Barrett Gould
Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From Fort to Port covers the architectural history of the city of Mobile, Alabama, from the time of the French fort of 1711 to the end of World War I in 1918. The text, with 332 illustrations, traces the history of Mobile's architecture from the town's beginnings as a colonial military outpost o its establishment as a modern commercial port city. Included is a record of the evolution of commercial, civic, religious,  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gould, Elizabeth Barrett, 1906-
From fort to port.
Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©1988
(OCoLC)691595962
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Barrett Gould
ISBN: 0817302565 9780817302566
OCLC Number: 12553879
Description: x, 317 pages : illustrations, maps, plans ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Elizabeth Barrett Gould.

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From Fort to Port covers the architectural history of the city of Mobile, Alabama, from the time of the French fort of 1711 to the end of World War I in 1918. The text, with 332 illustrations, traces the history of Mobile's architecture from the town's beginnings as a colonial military outpost o its establishment as a modern commercial port city. Included is a record of the evolution of commercial, civic, religious, and residential buildings as they were affected by the environment, by building practices, and by the historical and social changes brought about through two centuries.

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