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American architectural terra cotta

Susan M. Tindall

American architectural terra cotta

a bibliography

by Susan M. Tindall

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- United States -- Bibliography.,
    • Terra-cotta sculpture -- United States -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      StatementSusan M. Tindall, James Hamrick.
      SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A-531
      ContributionsHamrick, James.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ5944.U5 T56, NA3503 T56
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. ;
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3859056M
      LC Control Number81179210

        Building, Terra-cotta. Publisher New York, N.Y.: National terra cotta society Collection universityoffloridaduplicates; univ_florida_smathers; americana Digitizing sponsor University of Florida, George A. Smathers Libraries with support from LYRASIS and the Sloan Foundation Contributor University of Florida, George A. Smathers Libraries. Founded by William Day Gates in , the American Terra Cotta Tile and Ceramic Company was the country's first manufactury of architectural terra cotta. Additional Notes Related collections: William Day Gates Photograph Collection, Fritz W. Albert photograph collection, Chicago History Museum.

      The American Book Company Building located at E. Cermak Road. 3 and terra cotta and was designed by architect Nelson Max Dunning during a Cermak Road location, size and fine architectural design of these buildings influenced the changing character of the neighborhood. In addition, the leading East Coast terra cotta company at the time, the Boston Terra Cotta Co., created the church’s extensive ornamentation in that material. The company’s superintendent, James Taylor, was called “the father of American terra cotta.”.

      With our main facility and building artifact museum and gallery located just west of downtown Chicago, Urban Remains has been dealing exclusively in the reclamation and recycling of American antique architectural artifacts and other oddities found among commercial and industrial buildings or residential structures for over the past 10 years. Description. This is the definitive history of the company that made TECO pottery – and much more. Founded in by William D. Gates, the company operated for eighty-five years in the little town of Terra Cotta, Illinois, manufacturing architectural terra cotta (Latin for “burnt earth”) for more than 8, buildings in the United States and Canada.


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