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architecture of Henry John Klutho

the Prairie School in Jacksonville
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University of North Florida Press , Jacksonville
Klutho, Henry John, 1873-1964., Architects -- United States -- Biography., Prairie school (Architecture), Buildings -- Florida -- Jacksonville., Jacksonville (Fla.) -- Buildings, structures,

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Jacksonville (Fla.), United States, Florida, Jacksonv

StatementRobert C. Broward.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA737.K58 B76 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 361 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3164543M
ISBN 100813007313
LC Control Number83006460

In The Architecture of Henry John Klutho, Broward documents Klutho's long and productive career and analyzes Klutho's innovations. Klutho was the first to use water-jetted steel caissons for concrete pilings, and his high-rise buildings were the Cited by: 3.

Lavishly illustrated volume overview of Klutho's work. Henry John Klutho (–) was an American architect known for his work in the "Prairie School" style. He helped in the reconstruction of Jacksonville, Florida after the Great Fire of —the largest-ever urban fire in the Southeast—by designing many of the new buildings built after the disaster.5/5(2).

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The Architecture of Henry John Klutho is an excellent book, a scholarly work, albeit somewhat tedious and cumbersome with excessive detail. It is beautifully illustrated, with a remarkable display of historical photographs. Particularly dramatic is the use of "before" and "after" photographs depicting the some.

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A fierce hurricane had just hit the city and the young architect could not. The book, “The Architecture of Henry John Klutho: The Prairie School in Jacksonville,” first published inhas been transformed along the way.

“The first edition was more of a scholarly dissertation,” said architect Bob Broward, the book’s author.

Now, the book is fit for a coffee table. Robert C. Broward, a Jacksonville architect who returned from an internship with Wright inmet Klutho and continued their friendship until Klutho's death in Broward explains in the forward of his new book, The Architecture of Henry John Klutho, The Prairie School in Jacksonville, why he felt compelled to record Klutho's.

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Ninth St. is one of many Prairie School style homes in Jacksonville. Words and images by Erin Reedy. It was a fire that demolished much of Jacksonville, opening the way for a citywide architectural re-imagining.

The Architecture of Henry John Klutho The Prairie School in Jacksonville by Broward, Robert C. Jacksonville FL: University of North Florida Press, pages.

This is an ex-library book with the typical markings and a pocket in the back. Otherwise, text block is in excellent condition and covers have just a little rubbing to corners and spine ends. In The Architecture of Henry John Klutho, Broward documents Klutho's long and productive career and analyzes Klutho's innovations.

Klutho was the first to use water-jetted steel caissons for concrete pilings, and his high-rise buildings were the first constructed of reinforced concrete in the : Jennifer Grey.

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Ed had hoped that perhaps in his aunt’s last years, the great writer might come to live here. The bedroom to the side of the library is hers, even if she never inhabited it.

Robert Broward is the author of The Architecture of Henry John Klutho ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published )5/5(1).

Built inThe Thomas V. Porter House is a Classical Revival and Colonial Revival style mansion designed by Klutho.

He is better known for his works in the Prairie School style of architecture. His own home, Henry John Klutho House, is a prime example. The Architecture of Henry John Klutho: The Prairie School in Jacksonville by Broward, Robert.

Univ Pr of Florida. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

The Architecture of Henry John Klutho: The Prairie School in Jacksonville Robert Broward, University Press of Florida, Architectural pioneer Henry John Klutho came to Jacksonville in to help rebuild the city after the Great Fire had destroyed most of Downtown.

Architecture of Henry John Klutho. Jacksonville: University of North Florida Press, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Henry John Klutho; Henry John Klutho; Henry John Klutho; Henry John Klutho: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Robert C Broward.

Then in the early s, during a lull in his architectural career, Broward began work on his first book, which would eventually be published as "The Architecture of Henry John Klutho: The Prairie Author: Charlie Patton.

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Fifteen years after its original publication, Robert Broward’s masterwork on Jacksonville architect Henry John Klutho has undergone a dramatic redesign. With more than photographs, this page book is a visual feast highlighting the work of the man many call Jacksonville’s greatest artist and architect.

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Broward. LibraryThing is a cataloging and Author: Robert C. Broward. Designed by architect Henry John Klutho in the Neo-Classic Revival style, the library was two stories tall, made of limestone and copper. Its design was Greek Ionic, typical of Carnegie libraries, and featured four columns on the facade.

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Harper & Row, - Architecture - pages. 0 Reviews. The Architecture of Henry John Klutho: The Prairie School in Jacksonville. Architect Robert Broward wrote in “The Architecture of Henry John Klutho” that there were large plate-glass windows on the first floor with its high ceiling.

The next two floors were devoted to. The Architecture of Henry John Klutho: The Prairie School in Jacksonville by Robert C. Broward. Jacksonville, FL: Jacksonville Historical Society, Very Good condition in Very Good dust jacket.

Content clean, binding strong. Dust jacket encased in new Brodart protector. pages with index, bibliography, notes, appendices with specialized information about Klutho.

The Architecture of Henry John Klutho: The Prairie School in Jacksonville: Robert Broward: Books - ews: 2. The Architecture of Henry John Klutho: The Prairie School in Jacksonville. Univ Press of Florida, First Edition. Acceptable. Item # This is an ex-library copy in acceptable condition the spine is slightly canted and weakened but no broken.

Price: $Book Edition: First Edition. Prairie School is a late 19th- and early 20th-century architectural style, most common in the Midwestern United style is usually marked by horizontal lines, flat or hipped roofs with broad overhanging eaves, windows grouped in horizontal bands, integration with the landscape, solid construction, craftsmanship, and discipline in the use of ornament.Henry John Klutho was an American architect known for his work in the "Prairie School" style.

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Klutho was born in Breese, Illinois, a small midwest town. He lived there until the age of 16, when he left for St. Louis, Missouri to study business. When he became interested in architecture, he moved to New York City to learn more, and became an.In his book The Architecture of Henry John Klutho: The Prairie School in Jacksonville, Robert Broward writes, “The attic contained a large billiard room with arched dormer windows punctuating a mansard roof.

Three great brick chimneys balanced the composition.”.