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Plan of Chicago

Author: Daniel Hudson Burnham; Edward H Bennett; Charles Moore
Publisher: Chicago : The Commercial Club, 1909.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Often described as an attempt to create "Paris on the Prairie," Burnham's?Plan of Chicago?was published in 1906 and aimed?to modernize the city.?Burnham was chosen because of his successful designs for the World's Columbian Exposition in 1893. Burnham's plan included museums, parks, railroads, housing and a development of the lakefront. This book contains full-color drawings of Burnham's plan, including maps and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Hudson Burnham; Edward H Bennett; Charles Moore
OCLC Number: 1000328708
Description: 1 online resource (215 pages)
Responsibility: Daniel Hudson Burnham, Edward H. Bennett, Charles Moore.
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Often described as an attempt to create "Paris on the Prairie," Burnham's?Plan of Chicago?was published in 1906 and aimed?to modernize the city.?Burnham was chosen because of his successful designs for the World's Columbian Exposition in 1893. Burnham's plan included museums, parks, railroads, housing and a development of the lakefront. This book contains full-color drawings of Burnham's plan, including maps and building designs.

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