Rethinking the Early Greek Revival : The Success of Influences and the Failure of a Builder

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

Date

1974

GUSN

GUSN-169835

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Description

The Greek Revival Period that was so popular in architecture in the 1830s and 1840s was the result of a modification in the popular Federal style. Richard C. Cote takes a look at some of the builders, such as Thomas Pratt, who employed the Greek Revival style.

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Additional Identification Number

Article ID 216

Collection Code

SC001

Collection Name

Old-Time New England

Reference Code

SC001.1974.064.235.001

Abstract

The Greek Revival Period that was so popular in architecture in the 1830s and 1840s was the result of a modification in the popular Federal style. Richard C. Cote takes a look at some of the builders, such as Thomas Pratt, who employed the Greek Revival style.

Date Notes

Volume 64, Number 235 (Winter/Spring, 1974)

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Originator

Richard C. Cote (Author)

Publications Referencing This Collection

(1974). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

Description Level

Item

Place of Publication

Boston, Mass.

Publisher

Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities

Publisher Series

Old Time New England