[Architectural History]. Peterson, Fred W.
Homes in the Heartland: Balloon Frame Farmhouses of the Upper Midwest, 1850-1920.
University Press of Kansas
Octavo, pp 296, including index. Extensively illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and floor plans.
A thorough technical and architectural history of the development of balloon frame construction in Midwestern houses. Its innovative features, popularity among settlers and influence on other building types is explored.
Binding: Hard Cover w/illustrated DJ
Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine DJ
Book Id: 16369