INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

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college CH. 1-4 Mind Map on INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION, created by Britknee52 on 09/05/2013.
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INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION
1 ARCHITECTURE
1.1 1851: Joseph Paxton designs Crystal Palace w/ prefab parts. Constructed from iron & glass.
1.2 1889: Eiffel Tower constructed w/ prefab parts, and Otis elevator.
1.3 Iron & Steel frame construction.
1.4 Flatiron Building: first steel skyscraper in US.
1.5 Mail-order houses.
1.6 Balloon Construction.
2 INTERIORS
2.1 New technology to improve quality of life.
2.2 Better lighting/heating/plumbing increase.
2.3 Reading Room in Biblioteque Nationale: early use of iron, large scale, space planning.
2.4 Built-in bookcases/dome in terracotta/arches
2.5 Bradbury Building: wrought iron, central court and open elevator cages.
3 HEATING
3.1 Chimneypieces
3.2 Coal Grates
3.3 Franklin Stove
3.4 Furnaces
4 LIGHTING
4.1 Natural Light with windows and skylights.
4.2 Kerosene
4.3 Oil
4.4 Gas
4.5 Electric Lighting
5 FURNISHINGS
5.1 Roll top desk w/ cubbies/filing systems
5.2 4-star leg chairs with casters
5.3 Catalogs to order furniture
5.4 Wooten Desk: pigeonholes/drawers/filing/renaissance detailing.
5.5 Garden furniture
5.6 Iron & brass beds
5.7 Office furniture systems
6 CONCEPTS
6.1 Mass/factory production
6.2 Transportation
6.3 Engineering
7 DESIGN CHARACTERISTICS
7.1 Machine production
7.2 Iron front buildings
7.3 Glass/Iron ceilings
7.4 Elevators
7.5 Skylights
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