William Strickland and the creation of an American architecture

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Main Author: Russell, Robert Douglass, (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Knoxville : The University of Tennessee Press, [2017]
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction. William Strickland: a portrait of the artist
  • Becoming an architect: Strickland's early work in Philadelphia
  • The Second Bank of the United States
  • Philadelphia years beyond the Second Bank
  • Strickland on the national scene
  • A sumptuous temple of commerce: the Philadelphia Merchants' Exchange
  • National ups and downs
  • Retreat to Europe and disappointments at home
  • Triumph on the Cumberland: the Tennessee years
  • Monuments and memorials
  • Domestic work
  • Strickland the engineer.