Download PDF by Albert D. Wittman: Architecture of Minneapolis Parks (Images of America)

By Albert D. Wittman

constructions, bridges, and masses more--these are the treasures in or close to Minneapolis parks which are infrequently given recognition. This e-book diverts the reader from the conventional park components of lakes, woods, streams, and playfields and focuses as an alternative at the wealthy architectural parts they give. structures variety from the 160-year-old Godfrey apartment, believed to be the oldest status condominium in Minneapolis, to the lately accomplished shelters within the Wabun picnic zone at Minnehaha Park. Many architects, from Stanford White to Harry Jones to Frank Gehry, have left their marks both on parkland or around the highway. a few of their notables are offered during this booklet. the most renowned icons of Minneapolis, the Lake Harriet Bandstand, with a protracted checklist of predecessors and as soon as painted blue, rounds out this presentation.

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