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Vault

David Wendland

Subject: Architecture Planning and Preservation »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

VaultIntroductionVaults are curved masonry surfaces for roofs and ceilings, able to give shelter and protection. Fireproof and very durable, they were...

Vernacular Architecture

Cynthia Falk

Subject: Architecture Planning and Preservation »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Vernacular ArchitectureIntroductionVernacular architecture refers to both a subject of study and a way of approaching that subject. Vernacular archite...

Walter Gropius

Eric Mumford

Subject: Architecture Planning and Preservation »

Date Added: 2022-02-21

Walter GropiusIntroductionWalter Gropius (b. 1883–d. 1969), the Berlin architect who founded the Bauhaus in Germany in 1919, was the single most signi...

William L. Price

George E. Thomas

Subject: Architecture Planning and Preservation »

Date Added: 2022-02-21

William L. PriceIntroductionIn the midst of his PSFS skyscraper project, George Howe (b. 1886–d. 1955) rhetorically asked, “What Is This Modern Archit...

Winchester

Simon Roffey

Subject: Architecture Planning and Preservation »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

WinchesterIntroductionWinchester lays claim to being one of the most important cities in British history. The city has a central place in British myth...

Wood Frame Construction

Miles Lewis

Subject: Architecture Planning and Preservation »

Date Added: 2022-06-27

Wood Frame ConstructionIntroductionTrue wood frame construction is distinct from earthfast construction. In earthfast construction the main columns an...

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