Essays Tagged: "Daniel Burnham"

The Success of Millennium Park

ems. Within the city's modernization and busy urban life lies a new addition to Chicago, based from Daniel Burnham's original design, is the Millennium Park. After the Great Chicago fire that occurred ... sign, is the Millennium Park. After the Great Chicago fire that occurred in 1971, leading architect Daniel Burnham is one of the people that rebuilt the city of Chicago. He laid out plans for the futu ...

(4 pages) 32 0 3.8 Oct/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

An academic book review on "The Devil in the White City" by Erik Larson.

ing that was linked to the Chicago World's Fair of 1893. Larson's framing narrative is the story of Daniel Burnham, the main architect, lead organizer, and day-to-day manager of the massive event. It ...

(3 pages) 66 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Devil in the white city by Erik Larson

ss of life and the competing forces that drive it.The book starts off with the prologue introducing Daniel Burnham, one of the main characters, who is abroad the Olympic (sister ship to the Titanic, t ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers