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Designing Destinations: Hotel Architecture, Urbanism, and American Tourism in Puerto Rico and Cuba
This study examines hotel design—from interior furnishings and artworks to their place in the larger urban environment—to reveal the importance of these sites in shaping international relationships and in the negotiation ...
Urban Renewal in the Interwar Era: The Remaking of Chicago's Loop, 1918 to 1942
This dissertation argues that the quarter-century period between the two World Wars was a period of ongoing renewal that coincided with shifts in Chicago’s economic geography. This is in contrast to older writings on the ...