Late-19th Century Development of Skyscrapers

Washington University in St. Louis professors Margaret Garb and Eric Mumford taught a class about the development of skyscrapers in the… read more

Washington University in St. Louis professors Margaret Garb and Eric Mumford taught a class about the development of skyscrapers in the late-19th century. First, Professor Garb examined the economic, political and cultural forces that fueled the boom in their construction. Later in the class, Professor Mumford looked at the urban planning trends and technical advancements that made skyscrapers both possible and practicable. close

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  • Margaret Garb Associate Professor Washington University in St. Louis->History
  • Eric Mumford Professor Washington University in St. Louis->Architecture

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Late-19th Century Development of Skyscrapers

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Program ID:
440801-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
Jun 02, 2018 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jun 10, 2018 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jun 02, 2018 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 03, 2018 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 09, 2018 | 4:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 10, 2018 | 2:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 10, 2018 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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