American signs : form and meaning on Route 66 / Lisa Mahar

Author(s): Mahar-Keplinger, Lisa, 1965-
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Subjects: Signs and signboards--United States--Pictorial works
Vernacular architecture--United States--Pictorial works
Motels--United States--History
Roads--Social aspects--United States
United States Highway 66--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Monacelli Press, 2002
LC Classification: H, HF
Physical Description: 271 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Ch. 1. Symmetry, Geometry, Rigor: 1938-1947
Ch. 2. Theming and Regional Symbolism: 1945-1960
Ch. 3. Abstraction and Self-Expression: 1950-1957
Ch. 4. Specialization, Modularity, Segregation: 1957-1965
Ch. 5. Intensive Simplicity: 1961-1970s
Motel Locations
Selected Bibliography
Photography Credits
Notes: LCCN: 2002026332
ISBN: 1580931197
Includes bibliographical references (p. 270-271) and index
OCLC Number: 50041614
ISBN/ISSN: 1580931197