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by Nathaniel Alexander Owings

  • ISBN: 0395154685
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  • Author: Nathaniel Alexander Owings
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin; First Edition edition (1973)
  • Pages: 303 pages
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Nathaniel Alexander Owings (February 5, 1903 – June 13, 1984) was an American architect, a founding partner of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, which became one of the largest architectural firms in the United States and the world. Owings viewed skyscrapers as his firm's specialty. His reputation rested on his ability to be what he called "the catalyst," the person in his firm who ironed out differences among clients, contractors and planning commissions.

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Nathaniel Alexander Owings (February 5, 1903 - June 13, 1984) was an American architect, a founding partner of Skidmore Owings and Merrill (SOM), which . 1973 - The Spaces in Between: An Architect's Journey. New York: Houghton Mifflin.

Nathaniel Alexander Owings (February 5, 1903 - June 13, 1984) was an American architect, a founding partner of Skidmore Owings and Merrill (SOM), which became one of the largest architectural firms in the United States and the world.

Registered architect. Son of Nathaniel Fleming and Cora Mima (Alexander) Owings. Student, University Illinois, 1922

Registered architect. Recipient Conservation Service award United States Department Interior, 1968, Gold medal honor award American Institute of Architects, 1983. Student, University Illinois, 1922. Bachelor of Science, Cornell University, 1927. Doctor of Laws, Ball State University, 1970. Doctor of Humane Letters, Indiana University, 1973. Doctor of Humane Letters, Butler University, 1976.

Nathaniel Alexander Owings papers' - subject(s): Correspondence, Historic preservation, Roadside improvement, California. The spaces in between' - subject(s): Architects, Biography. Advisory Committee on a Master Plan for Scenic Highways, Urban beautification, California, Pennsylvania Avenue Development Corporation, President's Council on Pennsylvania Avenue (. Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, American Institute of Architects, Hopi Indians, Conservation of natural resources, Awards, Architecture, Architectural firms, City planning, Kachina dolls, Monterey. What has the author Wilbur Owings Hogue written?

As a young architect he idolized Raymond Hood, who designed the RCA Building in Rockefeller Center. Mr. Owings wrote two books, ''The American Aesthetic,'' in 1969, and ''The Spaces in Between: An Architect's Journey,'' in 1973.

As a young architect he idolized Raymond Hood, who designed the RCA Building in Rockefeller Center. More than 50 years later, Mr. Owings recalled the thrill of his first glimpse of the 70-story skyscraper: ''You have this tall tree, this knife edge, presenting its narrow dimension to Fifth Avenue. He is survived by his wife, Margaret; a son, Nathaniel, of Bozeman, Montana, and three daughters, Jennifer Dewey of Santa Fe, Natalie Prael of Los Alamos, . and Emily Caposi of Novato, Calif.

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