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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 7816–24 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.1.6
Published: 01 March 2019
.... … Unless the vandal is caught at the time, the chances of escaping detection altogether are extremely good. 74 Clodius Gracchi iconoclasm destruction demolition arson Republican Rome Notes 1. I am grateful to Onur Öztürk for assistance with maps, and to Keith Eggener and an...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2020; 79117–38 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2020.79.1.17
Published: 01 March 2020
..., they increasingly became a source of government concern, emerging as sites of corruption, unnecessary overstocking, and even arson. 56 State granaries and bread quality came to royal attention, as indicated by many letters written by Abdülhamid I (r. 1773–89) to his officials. The son of Ahmed III...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 783327–346 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.3.327
Published: 01 September 2019
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2018; 771105–108 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2018.77.1.105
Published: 01 March 2018
... involuntary circumstances of their own poverty. As Rudnick reveals, a mix of generational, ethnic, cultural, historical, and class-based resentments led to assaults, gunfire, reports of rape, and arson. The dry highlands that poet Robert Creely called “the goyim 's Israel” turned out to be an equally...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2017; 764558–560 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2017.76.4.558
Published: 01 December 2017
... significant water and smoke damage, making this the worst library fire in the nation's history. On 3 September that same year, a second fire destroyed the contents of the library's Music Department reading room. Investigators concluded that both fires were the result of arson. The public rallied to save and...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2012; 712145–167 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2012.71.2.145
Published: 01 June 2012
...—socially, intellectually and politically to white men & would degrade the white men to the level of the slave. It is the party which for thirty long years has sought to poison the minds of our slaves and to instigate them to insubordination, to poisoning—arson—pillage & murder.” 94 Cocke...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2008; 671142–144 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2008.67.1.142
Published: 01 March 2008
.... Projects could fail, of course: a foot-dragging county supervi- sor, fundraising fatigue, arson, or a com- munity s understandable unwillingness to hand over its hard-won real estate to the white educational bureaucracy. Even though privately instigated, Rosenwald schools were to be public to force states...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2008; 671140–142 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2008.67.1.140
Published: 01 March 2008
... went to the state level for approval and to black Rosenwald administrators on the Tuskegee staff. Projects could fail, of course: a foot-dragging county supervi- sor, fundraising fatigue, arson, or a com- munity s understandable unwillingness to hand over its hard-won real estate to the white...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2006; 65117–18 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25068232
Published: 01 March 2006
..., Landscapes of Privilege (New York, 2004). eighteenth century, destroyed by forces as various as war, accident, and arson, sees them as an inversion of a domestic ideal in which mothers kept the hearth fires burning and the flames of religious feeling firmly under control.5 Notes 1. Raymond Williams, The...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2006; 65116–17 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25068231
Published: 01 March 2006
... productive and destructive dimensions. So, my recent paper on the motif of houses on fire in the 16 JSAH / 65:1, MARCH 2006 eighteenth century, destroyed by forces as various as war, accident, and arson, sees them as an inversion of a domestic ideal in which mothers kept the hearth fires burning and the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2003; 622270–271 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3592486
Published: 01 June 2003
... material cul- ture of a family enterprise that survived intact from 1917 until 1999, when it was destroyed by arson. The oral histories ofJapanese Amer- ican community members aided in the restoration and rehabilitation of the plain and unpretentious Nippon Kan Hall in Seattle, which was a place of...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2003; 622268–270 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3592485
Published: 01 June 2003
... store in the small rural town of Auburn, Washington, provides an opportunity to explore the material cul- ture of a family enterprise that survived intact from 1917 until 1999, when it was destroyed by arson. The oral histories ofJapanese Amer- ican community members aided in the restoration and...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2002; 61148–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/991811
Published: 01 March 2002
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2000; 594542–544 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/991632
Published: 01 December 2000
... "great degree of prior acceptance" of the Bauhaus in the United States by 1936. Would the GSD dean Joseph Hudnut have needed, as he claimed in a 1936 letter, "every possible device except murder and arson" to con- vince his faculty to accept Gropius if the American architectural milieu was so ready for...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2000; 594540–542 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/991631
Published: 01 December 2000
... device except murder and arson" to con- vince his faculty to accept Gropius if the American architectural milieu was so ready for the Bauhaus (GSD Papers VA 322.7, Harvard)? Or, would the Museum of Modern Art have rejected Mies van der Rohe that same year as designer of a new building to house its...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1999; 5814–5 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/991433
Published: 01 March 1999
... Goff, arguably his great- est built works, and the Price Tower by Wright, his one triumphant realization of what an ideal skyscraper for work and liv- ing might be. Yet while planning was under way, the Price house was destroyed by fire, probably the result of arson. The house had been given by its...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1998; 572238–240 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/991396
Published: 01 June 1998
..., in part, a cover-up for arson in the Romanesque choir. He thereby initi- ated a critical reevaluation of the docu- ments and ultimately of the building itself that continues to the present. In 1981 Francis Woodman published in London a comprehensive history of the entire cathedral and its monuments...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1997; 561121–123 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/991234
Published: 01 March 1997
... these years, he designed the first Robert Simp- son Store, a forward-looking building in- debted to Chicago's commercial architec- ture. Unfortunately, an arson fire destroyed the building three months after its comple- tion, prohibiting a firsthand examination of this key project. Earlier partners had...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1997; 562184–203 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/991283
Published: 01 June 1997
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1992; 512182–204 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/990714
Published: 01 June 1992
... headquarters for Steiner's Anthroposophical Society. When the nearly finished building was razed by arson in a dramatic New Year's Eve fire during the first hours of 1922, Steiner imme- diately began designing the larger but less complex second Goe- theanum, to be built entirely in reinforced concrete.2...