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DESIGNING MODERN AMERICA: BROADWAY TO MAIN STREET. Christopher Innes. Yale University Press, New Haven, 2005. 336 pp. with 151 ills. 26 x 18 cm. LC 2005-8719 ISBN 0300108044 In English.
Examines the multifaceted accomplishments of Norman Bel Geddes (1893-1958) and Joseph Urban (1872-1933), who both began their careers as leading Broadway stage designers and directors before turning their talents to industrial and interior design, fashion, and architecture, helping to shape modern American culture and lifestyle from the 1920s to the 50s.
Artist(s):Urban, Joseph; Geddes, Norman Bel
Indexing: Western — Austria, United States — 1900-1945 — Commercial/Industrial Design
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Worldwide Number: 118807
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