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100 years of architecture in Chicago

Oswald W. Grube

100 years of architecture in Chicago

continuity of structure and form : exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

by Oswald W. Grube

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Published by Follett in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chicago (Ill.),
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Exhibitions.,
    • Chicago (Ill.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesOne hundred years of architecture in Chicago
      Statementby Oswald W. Grube, Peter C. Pran, and Franz Schulze ; translations and additional text by David Norris.
      GenreExhibitions.
      ContributionsPran, Peter C., joint author., Schulze, Franz, 1927- joint author., Grube, Oswald W.., Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago, Ill.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA735.C4 H8513
      The Physical Object
      Pagination191 p. :
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4693574M
      ISBN 100695808370
      LC Control Number77608287

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