In Arts and Crafts Architecture: History and Heritage in New England, Maureen Meister examines the work of twelve architects, eleven men and one woman, who took leadership roles in the Boston Society of Arts and Crafts from its founding in 1897 to 1917: Robert Day Andrews, George Edward Barton, Ralph Adams Cram, Lois Lilley Howe, Alexander Wadsworth “Waddy” Longfellow Jr., Charles Donagh Maginnis, Louis Chapell Newhall, William Edward Putnam Jr., George Russell Shaw, Richard Clipston Sturgis, Charles Howard Walker, and Herbert Langford Warren. The book provides useful biographical background on these architects, charts their intersections in Boston arts and social organizations, and glosses their building designs....
Review: Arts and Crafts Architecture: History and Heritage in New England, by Maureen Meister
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Kevin D. Murphy; Review: Arts and Crafts Architecture: History and Heritage in New England, by Maureen Meister. Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians 1 June 2016; 75 (2): 229–231. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2016.75.2.229
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