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Title Link10 buildings that changed America [videorecording] / Window to the World Communications, Inc. ; producer/writer, Dan Protess.
Variant Title Ten buildings that changed America
Edition Widescreen.
Imprint [United States] : PBS : PBS Distribution, [2013].
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) :  sd., col. ;  4 3/4 in.
Type of Material Video Recording Monograph
Language eng eng eng
Language Note In English with optinal subtitles in Engilsh for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Gen. Note Originally broadcast on PBS May 12, 2013.
Special features: Bonus video; curriculum guide.
Contents Contents: Virginia State Capitol ; Trinity Church ; Wainwright Building ; Robie House ; Highland Park Ford Plant ; Southdale Center ; Seagram Building ; Dulles International Airport ; Vanna Venturi House ; Walt Disney Concert Hall.
Performer Note Host, Geoffrey Baer.
Summary 10 Buildings That Changed America tells the stories of ten influential works of architecture, the people who imagined them, and the way these landmarks ushered in innovative cultural shifts throughout our society. These 10 Buildings represent architects who dared to strike out on their own and design radical new types of buildings that permanently altered our environmental and cultural landscape.
Per.Sub. LinkJefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
LinkRichardson, H. H. (Henry Hobson), 1838-1886.
LinkSullivan, Louis H., 1856-1924.
LinkWright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959.
LinkKhan, Albert.
LinkGruen, Victor, 1903-1980.
LinkMies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969.
LinkSaarinen, Eero, 1910-1961.
LinkVenturi, Robert.
LinkGehry, Frank O., 1929-
Corp.Sub. LinkVirginia State Capitol (Richmond, Va.)
LinkTrinity Church (Boston, Mass.)
LinkRobie House (Chicago, Ill.)
LinkSeagram Building (New York, N.Y.)
LinkDulles International Airport.
LinkVanna Venturi House (Philadelphia, Pa.)
LinkWalt Disney Concert Hall (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Subject LinkArchitecture -- United States -- History.
LinkArchitects -- United States -- History.
Subject LinkDVD videodiscs.
Subject LinkHistorical television programs.
LinkDocumentary television programs.
LinkNonfiction television programs.
LinkTelevision programs -- United States.
LinkVideo recordings for the hearing impaired.
Add.Author LinkProtess, Dan, producer, director.
LinkBaer, Geoffrey, narrator.
LinkFrench, Robert S., donor.
Add.Author LinkWindow to the World Communications, Inc.
LinkPublic Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
LinkPBS Distribution (Firm)

System Number 000677602
ISBN Link9781608839032
Link1608839036

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