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Eliel Saarinen's First Christian Church (1942)  
   

Eliel Saarinen's First Christian Church (1942)

Eliel Saarinen's First Christian Church (1942) as seen through Henry Moore's Large Arch (1971)
Architecture of the Magical Midwest

July 2nd 2007
Columbus, Indiana is a strange place. It's an industrial, company town, home to Cummins Diesel, that happens to have some of the best architecture in the US. The philanthropist J. Irwin Miller offered to pay the architects' fees for the public buildings, not for their construction expenses. While this arrangement doesn't result in architecture on a monumental scale, it does result in clever solut ... read more
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American Flag Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
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