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The life and times of Charles Follen McKim,

Author: Charles Moore
Publisher: Boston, New York, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1929.
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Moore, Charles, 1855-1942.
Life and times of Charles Follen McKim.
Boston, New York, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1929
(OCoLC)557749376
Named Person: Charles Follen McKim; Charles Follen McKim
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Moore
OCLC Number: 1575291
Description: xii, 356 pages frontispiece, 1 illustration, plates, portraits, facsimiles 25 cm
Contents: A heritage of work and joy --
Gettysburg twenty-five days after the battle --
Harvard days --
Student life in the gay Paris of Napoleon III --
McKim, Mead & White --
The quest of beauty in the eighteen eighties --
The Boston Public Library : a manifestation of civic consciousness --
Charles McKim summons Saint-Gaudens, Puvis de Chavannes, Sargent, Abbey, French, MacMonnies and other artists --
Puritan liberalism and pagan austerity in New England architecture --
The Chicago World's Fair marks the beginnings of civic art in America --
Charles McKim starts the American School of Architecture in Rome --
Artists build the American Academy in Rome --
Student days at the American Academy in Rome --
Two turning points in Roman Academy affairs --
The Senate Park Commission Plan for Washington --
Charles McKim restores the White House --
The King's Medal of the Royal Institute of British Architects --
Dinners of distinction and a national charter --
The University Club of New York and its innovations --
Columbia University : crowning Morningside Heights --
A monumental gateway to the metropolis --
The Pierpont Morgan Library --
The moors of Scotland and the pines of South Carolina --
The intense live --
Twenty years after --
Appendix I. Chronology --
II. Office roll of McKim, Mead & White --
III. List of the work of McKim, Mead & White from 1880 to 1910.
Responsibility: by Charles Moore ...

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