First WednesdaysA Humanities Lecture Series, October through May
Building for a Gilded Age
Middlebury College art and architecture professor emeritus Glenn Andres explores how the US asserted itself architecturally on the world stage around the turn of the twentieth century, a time of bold experiments, proud philanthropy, and a desire to rival the Old World in splendor.
This video was recorded at the Brownell Library in Essex Jct., VT on April 12, 2017.
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