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The Resource Incidental architect : William Thornton and the cultural life of early Washington, D.C., 1794-1828, Gordon S. Brown

Incidental architect : William Thornton and the cultural life of early Washington, D.C., 1794-1828, Gordon S. Brown

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Incidental architect : William Thornton and the cultural life of early Washington, D.C., 1794-1828
Title
Incidental architect
Title remainder
William Thornton and the cultural life of early Washington, D.C., 1794-1828
Statement of responsibility
Gordon S. Brown
Title variation
William Thornton and the cultural life of early Washington, D.C., 1794-1828
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Gordon S.
Dewey number
720.92
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
NA737.T47
LC item number
B76 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1759-1828
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thornton, William
Series statement
Perspectives on the art and architectural history of the United States Capitol
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thornton, William
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Architects
Label
Incidental architect : William Thornton and the cultural life of early Washington, D.C., 1794-1828, Gordon S. Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
An incidental architect -- "A little genius at everything" -- The government comes to town -- A community germinates -- Cultural amenities emerge -- The Dolley Madison effect -- Phoenix -- "This seat of science, the muses, and of pleasure" -- "A very singular character" -- Appendix: Biographical sketches of early Washington cultural leaders
Control code
ocn269282211
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xii, 141 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780821418628
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008047574
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)269282211
Label
Incidental architect : William Thornton and the cultural life of early Washington, D.C., 1794-1828, Gordon S. Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
An incidental architect -- "A little genius at everything" -- The government comes to town -- A community germinates -- Cultural amenities emerge -- The Dolley Madison effect -- Phoenix -- "This seat of science, the muses, and of pleasure" -- "A very singular character" -- Appendix: Biographical sketches of early Washington cultural leaders
Control code
ocn269282211
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xii, 141 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780821418628
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008047574
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)269282211

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