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Author Bergdoll, Barry.

Title Mastering McKim's plan : Columbia's first century on Morningside Heights / by Barry Bergdoll ; with a photographic essay by Hollee Haswell, and a catalogue by Janet Parks and Barry Bergdoll.

Published New York : Miriam and Ira Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, 1997.


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 UniM Store  727.3097471 BERG GD3    AVAILABLE
Physical description xv, 249 pages, 17 pages of plates : illustrations, plans ; 29 cm
Notes Issued in conjunction with two exhibitions held at Columbia University: Mastering McKim's plan, at the Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, and Constructing Low Memorial Library, in the Rotonda of Low Memorial Library, Columbia University, Oct. 8, 1997-Jan. 17, 1998.
Errata slip inserted.
Contents Foreword / George Rupp -- Preface / Kenneth Jackson -- The Genesis and Legacy of McKim, Mead & White's Master Plan for Columbia University / Barry Bergdoll. I. Columbia, Planning, and Architecture before McKim, Mead & White. II. The Evolution of McKim's Master Plan. III. Twentieth-Century Revolutions and the Fate of McKim's Master Plan -- Constructing Low Memorial Library: A Chronicle of a Monumental Enterprise / Hollee Haswell -- Catalogue of Works in the Exhibition / Janet Parks and Barry Bergdoll.
Other author Haswell, Hollee.
Parks, Janet.
Low Memorial Library.
McKim, Mead & White.
Subject Columbia University -- Buildings -- Exhibitions.
McKim, Mead & White.
Low Memorial Library -- Exhibitions.
Wallach Art Gallery -- Exhibitions.
Architecture -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Architecture -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Exhibitions.
Variant Title Columbia's first century on Morningside Heights.
ISBN 1884919057
1884919049 (paperback)