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Reminiscences of William Muschenheim : oral history, 1985.

Creator: Muschenheim, William.
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 86 leaves. Tapes 2 cassettes.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note


Scope and Contents

Family background; education: Williams, Massachusetts Institute of Technology ('24), Behrens School of Vienna; impressions of numerous architects and their works; professional experience; major projects; New York and Chicago World's Fairs; impressions of Congress of Modern Artists; personal approach to color, design; influences on his work; progress of modern architecture; work and associates in New York City; University of Michigan teaching experience; reflections on modernism, art deco movements; impressions of architectural education: philosophical changes, varying approaches in American, international architecture schools.


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Copyright by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1987. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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