New York Architecture of the 1920s

Architectural historian Barry Lewis talked about the Art Deco architecture of New York City during the Jazz Age. Topics included the… read more

Architectural historian Barry Lewis talked about the Art Deco architecture of New York City during the Jazz Age. Topics included the German origins and American interpretation of apartments and skyscrapers. He showed slides throughout his presentation.

“Prohibition New York: Art Deco of the 1920s” was part of the Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series on History and Current Affairs, held in the Robert H. Smith Auditorium of the New York Historical Society. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Public Affairs Event
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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Aug 28, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 10, 2012

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  • Aug 28, 2012 | 11:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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