The Crystal Palace, London, 1851

in Hyde Park, London, England
Sir Joseph Paxton
Client or Owner: 
Commissioners for the Great Exhibition
Type of Content: 
detailed and lengthy architectural and engineering description of the new Crystal Palace, with essays on the structural system, the glass walls, the roof glazing system, and the construction techniques use to construct the building, 48 small illustrations showing architectural details of the structure
Length of Article: 
7,000 w.
Civil Engineer & Architect's Journal [London], Vol. 15, March 1852, p. 57-65 + 48 small fig's.
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