firm active: 1907-1921
minneapolis, minnesota :: chicago, illinois
The Small Home : : "The Lamps of Home Building" series
Abstract :: Discusses storage requirements; and creative interior decoration in designing a house.
Abstract :: Discusses experiencing nature at a vacation cabin; why public taste changes slowly; the function of art; and house safety.
Abstract :: Discusses the study of architecture; and the cooperation of the client and architect to produce the best solution of problems faced in designing a residence.
Abstract :: Discusses criteria for the selection of an architect.
Abstract :: Recommends reading Emerson, Ruskin, Thoreau, and Stobart; and suggests a positive regard for antiques.
Abstract :: Suggestions for regaining the spirit of Christmas through sincere expressions of sharing.
Abstract :: Chinese ideographs reflect ancient understandings about houses. These ideas persist in the languages of many cultures. Chinese building practices are wise and thought provoking.
Abstract :: Planning a house requires the professional expertise of an architect. Practical knowledge of cost and value in basic living arrangements saves time, frustration, and money.
Abstract :: Recommends reading John Ruskin; materials must be used with consideration of their inherent qualities; and editorial policy of The Small Home.
Abstract :: Changes in garage design, with reference to "Georgian Place"; and learning about the uses of building materials. Also in this issue articles by James Van Evera Bailey (pp. 15, 31), and Fred A. Strauel (pp. 20, 26).
Abstract :: The relationships between dwellings and neighborhoods; how to achieve success by acting democratically; and advice to employ an architect in designing a house.
Abstract :: Qualities of a summer vacation home built by James Van Evera Bailey; and the effective use of labor saving devices.