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origins of cast iron architecture in America

Daniel D. Badger

origins of cast iron architecture in America

including illustrations of iron architecture made by the architectural ironworks of the city of New York, and. Cast iron buildings, their construction and advantages by D.D. Badger and J. Bogardus.

by Daniel D. Badger

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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesCast iron buildings.
SeriesDa Capo Press series in architectureand decorative art -- vol.13
ContributionsBadger, Daniel D., Bogardus, James.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21475610M

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