Don Wetherall and Irene Kmet have drawn upon an extensive range of archival, visual and printed sources to write a comprehensive history of housing in Alberta from the late nineteenth century until the 1960s. The authors examine design, materials and methods of construction, government policy and economic and social aspects of housing in Alberta.In the United States after 1900, there was a trend HOMES IN ALBERTA away from such decoration and towards what Gwendolyn Smith in her history of American housing has termed the aquot;minimalaquot; housea a functional and efficient houseanbsp;...
|Title||:||Homes in Alberta|
|Author||:||Donald Grant Wetherell, Irene Kmet, Alberta. Alberta Culture and Multiculturalism|
|Publisher||:||University of Alberta - 1991-01-01|