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Reinventing the American House: Domestic Architecture, Interiors, and Furniture of Benjamin Henry Latrobe

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Lecture Reinventing the American House: Domestic Architecture, Interiors, and Furniture of Benjamin Henry Latrobe 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive San Francisco ,  Dr. Patrick Snadon, Associate Professor of Architecture and Interior Design at the University of Cincinnati, Ohio will be giving a lecture on Benjamin Henry Latrobe (1764 - 1820), the first professional architect of international stature in America.  Latrobe trained and practiced in England, traveled extensively in Europe, then immigrated to the United States where he captured the attention of President Thomas Jefferson, who commissioned him to complete the unfinished White House and the United States Capital.




 

 


 

 

 
 
 

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