Daniel Hudson Burnham

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United States architect who designed the first important skyscraper with a skeleton (1846-1912)


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Originally designed by Daniel Burnham and built as the Reliance Building in 1895, this 122-room living landmark is the first direct predecessor to Chicago's modern skyscrapers.
To order a copy of William Kentridge: Anything Is Possible or Make No Little Plans: Daniel Burnham and the American City please call (800) PLAY-PBS or visit shopPBS.
Jenney's firm produced many talented architects, including Daniel Burnham and Louis Sullivan.
IN THE YEAR OF OUR LORD 1909, CHICAGO CITY PLANNER Daniel Burnham unveiled his extensive "Plan of Chicago," a progressive and well-laid outline of public works programs which would propel this town of congestion and confusion into what Time Magazine would one day call "The city that works.
Raytheon chairman and chief executive officer Mr Daniel Burnham announced the centre would support a variety of the company's electronic programmes, including air traffic control systems for European and other airports.
Legendary Chicago architect Daniel Burnham on the founding of Burnham and Root, 1873.
Make no little plans" was the advice of Daniel Burnham, the man who, in 1903, designed and built the original Orchestra Hall, home of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
The Daniel Burnham Award for a Comprehensive Plan Vision 2020: New York City Comprehensive Waterfront Plan; New York
Encounter a landmark hotel at JW Marriott Chicago and experience the renowned architecture of Daniel Burnham and his vision for a Chicago hotel in the heart of one of the world's most exciting neighborhoods.
The renovation of the Burnham Building, originally completed in 1912 for Filene s Department Store and the only structure in Boston designed by legendary Chicago architect Daniel Burnham, began in summer 2013 and will be completed in 2015.
Experience the renowned architecture of Daniel Burnham at the JW Marriott Chicago Luxury Hotel which soars above skyscrapers in the heart of one of the world's most powerful cities.
At one point, I had an opportunity to share one of my favorite quotes from Daniel Burnham, who was the director of works for the Chicago World's Columbian Exposition of 1893, that seemed to fit the hospital's situation: "Make no little plans.
Originally constructed in 1888 by famed architects Daniel Burnham and John Root, and later remodeled by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1905, The Rookery Building is steeped in history and has long been one of Chicago's most recognizable landmarks.
Two quotations--any building should be described by three or four lines says Stefan Behnisch; a century ago Daniel Burnham is alleged to have said that only a noble diagram can capture men's minds.
Architect Daniel Burnham said he wanted a Paris on the Prairie.