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OUTLINE AND BIBLIOGRAPHY

ON THE ARCHITECTS

BURNHAM AND ROOT


JORGE L. CURRAIS

AEL 682 HISTORY

FEBRUARY 5, 1975






OUTLINE


The Architecture of Burnham & Root

I Introduction

A. Brief statement about the characters and personalities
of John Wellborn Root and Daniel Hudson Burnham.

B. A look at Chicago in the 1870's.


II. Beginnings

A. J.W. Root
1.) Early Life
2.) Education
3.) First Jobs

B. D,.H, Burmham
1.) Early Life
2.) Education
3.) First Jobs

III. The Theories & Ideas of J. W. Root concerning the
practice of Architecture and the element of design.

IV, MeetinP of Burnham & Root in the offices of Carter,
Drake & Wight, Creation of the partnership in 1873.


V. Early Commissions- Chicago, Illinois

A, First design. Residence for Mr. F. A.

B. Residence for Mr. John Sherman, 1874

C. First Office Building- Grannis Blook,

D. Residence for Augustus H. Byram, 1882

E, First Illinois Regiment Armory, 1882

F,. Chicago Club (formerly The Academy of


Riddle, 1873


1880




Fine Arte), 1882


VI. The emerg5ence of the skyscraperr" The Montauk Block, 1882






VII. The Office Buildings Designed by Burnham & Root

A. The Insurance Exchange Building, Chicago, 1884

B.. The Rialto Building, Chicago, 1885

C-. The "RookeryN, Chicago, 1886

D. The "Phoenixl or Western Union Building, Chicago, 1886

E. The Masonic Temple Building, Chicago, 1890

F. The Mills Building, San Francisco, 1890

G,. The Monadnock Building, Chicago, 1891

H. The Woman's Temple, Chicago, 1891


VIII. Other major commissions of Burnham & Root

A. Montezuma Hotel, Las Vegas, 1884

B. Presbyterian Church of The Covenant, Chicago, 1885

C. St, Gabriel's Church, Chicago, 1885 (1877)

D. The Davidson Theatre, Milwaukee, 1887


IX. Residences by Burnham & Root

A.. Residence for Mr. Max MYeyer, Chicago, 1888

B. Residence for Mr. Voluntine C. Turner, Chicago, 1889

C. Residence for Mr. E. H,. Valentine, Chicago, 1889

D. Residence for Mr. William E. Goudy,. Chicago, 1890


X[, The World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago 1890-1892

A. Early designs by J. W. Root

B. Death of John Wellborn Root- January 15, 1891

C. Final Ground Plans And Buildings under the direction
of D. H,. Burnham

D. Beginning of D. H. Burnham & Co.
1,j Charles Atwood, head Designer








XI. The Office Buildings Designed by D. H. Burnham & Co,

A. Old Marshall Field & Co. Annex, Chicago, 1892

B., The Reliance Building, Chicago, 1894

C,. Illinois Trust & Savings Bank, Chicago, 1896

D. Merchants Loan & Trust Building, Chicago, 1900

E. Fuller or "Flat-iron" Building, New York, 1901

F. First National Bank, Chicago, 1903

G. Wanamaker Store, Philadelphia, 1909

XII. Public Buildings And Parks by D. H. Burnham & Co.

A. Sherman Park & Buildings, Chicago, 1903

B. Bessemer Park & Buildings, Chicago, 1903

0.. Union Rairoad Station, Washington, D.C., 1908

D. Hotel Claridge, New York, 1910

E. New Post Office, Washington, D.C., 1911


XIII, Commissions under the name of Graham, Burnham & Co.

A. The Continental & Commercial National Bank, Chicago, 1912

B. Filene's Department Store, Boston, 1912

XIV', Daniel Hudson Burnham- City Planner

A,. Plan for the City of Washington, D.C., 1902

B. Plan for the City of Manila, Philippine Island, 1905

C, Plan for the City of Chicago, 1908

XV. Conclusion- The effects of Burnham & Root on Modern Architecture




BIBLIOGRAPHY


1~ "BURNHAM, DANIEL HUDSON 1846 *i 1912n
(GREAT AMERICAN ARCHITECT SERIES, No. 1-6
May 1895 July 1899 THE ARCHITECTURAL
RECORD CO., New York.)

2. BURNHAM, DANIEL HUTDSON, 1846 1912
"THE DEVELOPMENT OF MANILA"
(IN THE WESTERN ARCHITECT, vol. 9,
January 1906.)

3.BURNHAM, D.H. & COMPANY, ARCHITECTS
THE "FLATIRON" OR FULLER BUILDING.
(IN THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD, vol. 12
October 1902.)

4., BURNHAM, D.H..& COMPANY, ARCHITECTS
"THE FLATIRON" FROM THE SOUTHEAST,
22nd STREET & BROADWAY, New York, N.Y.
(IN AMERICAN ARCHITECT AND BUILDING NEWS,
vol. 77, September 1902.)
b. BURNHAM, D.H. & COMPANY, ARCHITECTS
"THE GRIDERON BUILDING"
(IN THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD, vol. 11,
January 1902.)

6,BURNHAM, D.H. & COMPANY, ARCHITECTS
PLAN OF CHICAGO UNDER THE DIRECTION OF
THE COMMERCIAL CLUB.
(COMMERCIAL CLUB OF CHICAGO, 1909.)

.BURNHAM, D.H. & COMPANY, ARCHITECTS
THE UNION STATION, WASHINGTON, D.C.
(IN THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD, vol. 24,
September 1908.)
8, BURNHAM & ROOT, ARCHITECTS
HOUSE OF H.D. LLOYD, ESQUIRE, CHICAGO,
ILLINOIS.
(IN AMERECAN ARCHITECT AND BUILDING NEWS,
vol. 2, November 1877.)
9. BURNHAM & ROOT, ARCHITECTS
THE MASONIC TEMPLE, CHICAGO
(IN AMERICAN BUILDING, SELECTIONS,
Viol. 2.)

10. BURNHAM & ROOT, ARCHITECTS
PROPOSED TEMPERANCE TEMPLE, CHICAGO
(IN AMERICAN BUILDINGS, SELECTIONS,
vol. 2.)





1.BURNHAM & ROOT, ARCHITECTS
RESIDENCE FOR C.C. THOMPSON, CHICAGO
(IN AMERICAN BUILDINGS, SELECTIONS, vol. 1.)

1.BURNHAM & ROOT, ARCHITECTS
RESIDENCE OF CHARLES COUNCILMAN, CHICAGO
(IN AMERICAN BUILDINGS,SELECTIONS, vol. 1.)

1.BURNHAM & ROOT, ARCHITECTS
RESIDENCE OF EDWARD H. VALENTINE, CHICAGO
(IN AMERICAN BUILDINGSSELECTIONS, vol. 1.)

1.BURNHAM & ROOT, ARCHITECTS
RESIDENCE OF H.K. NEEDHAM, CHICAGO
(IN AMERICAN BUILDINGS, SELECTIONS, vol. 1. )

1i5. BURNHAM & ROOT, ARCHITECTS
RESIDENCE OF H.R. WILSON, EVANSTON, ILLINOIS
(IN AMERICAN BUILDINGS, SELECTIONS, vol. 1.)

ib. BURNHAM & ROOT, ARCHITECTS
RESIDENCE OF J.B. SHERMAN, ESQUIRE, CHICAGO
(IN AMERICAN ARCHITECT AND BUILDING NEWS,
vol, 1, September 1876.)
/7. BURINHAM & ROOT, ARCHITECTS
RESIDENCE OF WE, HALE CHICAGO
(IN AMERICAN BUILDINGS, vol. 1.)

18. BURNHAM & ROOT, ARCHITECTS
ROOKERY OFFICE BUILDING, CHICAGO
(IN AMERICAN BUILDINGS, SELECTIONS, vol. 4.)

19. BURNHAM, D.H. 1846 1912
(IN CONSTRUCTION NEWS, vol. 17, January 1904.)

2O. CONDIT, CARL W.
THE CHICAGO SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTUREs 1964,
UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS.
21. DAVID, A.C.
THE BUILDING OF THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF CHICAGO*
D.H,. BURNHAMI & COMPANY, ARCHITECTS,
(IN THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD, vol. 19, January 1906.)
22. DESMOND, HARRY W.
RATIONALIZING THE SKYSCRAPER
(IN THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD, vol. 17,
may 1905.)
23. PERREE, BARR
THE ART OF THE HIGH BUILDING
(IN THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD, vol. 15, May 1904.)





24. GIEDION, SIEGFRIED
SPACE, TIME & ARCHITECTURE, 1941, BY THE PRESIDENTS
& FELLOWS OF HARVARD COLLEGE., CAMBRIDGE, MASS.

25. GILBERT, CASS
DANIEL HUDSON BURNHAM; AN APPRECIATION.
(IN THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD, vol. 32, 1912.)

26, HOFFMAN, DONALD
THE ARCHITECTURE OF JOHN WELLBORN ROOT,
JOHN HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1973,)

27, JENKINS, CHARLES E.
A WHITE ENAMELED BUILDING
(IN THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD, vol. 4,
January 1895.)

28. JORDAN,, R. FURNEAUX
A CONCISE HISTORY OF WESTERN ARCHITECTURE, 1969,
THAMES AND HUDSON LIMITED; LONDON, ENGLAND.

29. MONROE, HARRIET
JOHN WELLBORN ROOT, 1896, HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN &c CO.;
1966, THE PRAIRIE SCHOOL PRESS; PARK FOREST, ILLINOIS.
30. MOORE, CHARLES
DANIEL H.. BURNHAMY, ARCHITECT; PLANNER OF CITIES.
(two volumes), 1921, HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN & CO.,
BOSTON & NEW YORK,

31. PARSONS, WILLIAM E.
BURNHAM AS A PIONEER IN CITY PLANNING
(IN THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD, vol. 38, 1915.)

32. REBOIR, A.N.
THE WORK OF BURNHAM & ROOT, D.H. BURNHAM & CO.,
and GRAHAMi, BURNHAM & CO.
(IN THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD, vol. 38, 1915.)

33. HooT, J~W.
THE MEANINGS OF ARCHITECTURE, BUILDINGS and
WRITINGS COLLECTED BY ~DONALD HOFFMAN, 1967; HORIZON
PRESS, NEW YORK.

34. STARRETT, THEODORE
D.H. BURNHAM
(IN THE ARCHITECTS' AND BUILDERS' MAGAZINE,
vol. 13, 1912.)

35. STARRETT, THEODORE
THE WASHINGTON TERMINAL
(IN THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD, vol. 18,
December 1905.)























36, TALLMADGE, THOMAS E.
ARCHITECTURE IN OLD CHICAGO, 1941, UNIVERSITY
OF CHICAGO PRESS, CHICAGO.

37. WIGHT, PETER BONNETT
DANIEL HUDSON BURNHAM & HISS ASSOCIATES
(IN THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD, vol. 38, 1915.)

38. WRIGLEY, ROBERT V.; JR.
DANIEL H. BURNHAM, ARCHITECT & CITY PLANNER
(IN AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS JOURNAL,
vol. 35, no. 3, March 1961.)




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