The Modernist Architecture of Samuel G. and William B. Wiener: Shreveport, Louisiana, 1920-1960

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In 1933, architect William B. Wiener collaborated with his half-brother Samuel G. Wiener to design a weekend home for his family on the shore of Cross Lake, just outside Shreveport, Louisiana. A year later the house appeared in the pages of Architectural Forum, the leading architectural journal of its day, as a foremost example of the new modernist style yet to take hold in the United States. The featured home would mark the first in a series of buildings -- residential, commercial, and institutional -- designed by Samuel ...

The Modernist Architecture of Samuel G. and William B. Wiener: Shreveport, Louisiana, 1920-1960 2016, Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge

ISBN-13: 9780807161623

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