Duke University: An Architectural Tour

Duke University: An Architectural Tour

by John M. Bryan, Robert C. Lautman
     
 

Duke University was officially founded in 1924. Until 1950 it was designed primarily by Julian Abele, one of the few professional African-American architects working in the United States at that time. The campus architecture is best known for its medieval-style Gothic buildings, notably Duke Chapel.

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Duke University was officially founded in 1924. Until 1950 it was designed primarily by Julian Abele, one of the few professional African-American architects working in the United States at that time. The campus architecture is best known for its medieval-style Gothic buildings, notably Duke Chapel.

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ISBN-13:
9781568982281
Publisher:
Princeton Architectural Press
Publication date:
11/28/2000
Series:
Campus Guide Series
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

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