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In memoriam, John Wellborn Root

died January 15, 1891.

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Published by Chicago Literary Club in [Chicago] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Root, John Wellborn 1850-1891.,
  • Chicago Literary Club -- Biography.,
  • Architects -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesJohn Wellborn Root
    ContributionsChicago Literary Club., Lawrence J. Gutter Collection of Chicagoana (University of Illinois at Chicago)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination6 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24143285M
    OCLC/WorldCa14525699

    The architecture of John Wellborn Root by Donald Hoffmann, , Johns Hopkins University Press edition, in English. 4 Root, James Pierce, Root Genealogical Records, Comprising the General History of the Root and Roots Fa milies in America, New York: R.C. Root, Anthony and Co. (), , , Google Books (Digital Library).

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    Chicago Literary Club: In memoriam, David Swing: born Aug , died October 3, ([Chicago]: Chicago Literary Club, ), also by Lawrence J. Gutter Collection of Chicagoana (University of Illinois at Chicago) ICIU (page images at HathiTrust) Chicago Literary Club: In memoriam, John Wellborn Root: died Janu Root was born in Lumpkin in and grew up in Atlanta. During the Civil War () his father, Sidney Root, a prominent Atlanta merchant, sent his young son out of the city on one of his blockade-runners to attend school in England. Later, after finishing school in New York City, Root went to Chicago, Illinois, to join Daniel Hudson Burnham in one of the pioneering architectural firms there.


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John Wellborn Root, architect, one of the greatest practitioners in the Chicago school of commercial American architecture. His works are among the most distinguished early attempts at a mature aesthetic expression of the height and the function of the skyscraper.

Sent to England for safety during. In memoriam, John Wellborn Root: died Janu By Lawrence J. Gutter Collection of Chicagoana (University of Illinois at Chicago) ICIU and Chicago Literary Club. Abstract. Internet Archive BookReader In memoriam, John Wellborn Root: died Janu John Wellborn Root (Janu – Janu ) was an American architect who was based in Chicago with Daniel was one of the founders of the Chicago School style.

Two of his buildings have been designated a National Historic Landmark; others have been designated Chicago landmarks and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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In memoriam, John Wellborn Root: died Janu   The Architecture of John Wellborn Root [Hoffmann] on *FREE* shipping on eligible orders. The Architecture of John Wellborn RootReviews: 1. John Wellborn Root: | | | |John Wellborn Root| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most.

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In the decades after the Great Chicago Fire ofDaniel Burnham and John Wellborn Root changed the character and aesthetics of architecture in two met while working as apprentices at the Chicago architecture firm of Carter, Drake, and Wight.

In they started their own firm. John Wellborn Root () lent his name and artistic genius to one of nineteenth-century America's most famed architectural firms, Burnham and Root. Their Chicago office designed and built some of the tallest commercial buildings in the world. Root's structural innovations helped create the first modern office blocks in history.

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Probeer. Prime Winkel-wagen. Boeken Zoek Zoeken Hallo. John Wellborn Root, Jr. ( ) was a significant U.S. architect based in Chicago. He was the son of architect John Wellborn Root. As a young man, he graduated from Cornell University and studied architecture at Paris Ecole des Beaux Arts.Sources for John Wellborn Root.

1 NEHGS NEXUS: New England Across the United States,Vol. 8, p. 30, New England Historic Genealogical Society (Online Database).; 2 Roberts, Gary Boyd, The Mayflower Five Hundred Notable Descendants of the Founding Fa milies on the Mayflower, Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society (),   Last week marked the anniversaries of the life and death of Chicago architect John Wellborn Root (Janu – Janu ).

Root, one-half of the renowned firm Burnham & Root, only has one documented commission in Mississippi, the no longer extant Kansas City, Memphis, & Birmingham Railroad Depot in Aberdeen. Root was born in Lumpkin, Georgia.