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ARCHITECTURE : THE 10 BUILDINGS THAT CHANGED AMERICA

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Today we will show you a preview of The 10 Buildings That Changed America, which is a new PBS special that will explore the history and design of some of America’s most significant Architecture.

The buildings featured have inspired architects in future designs, exhibit groundbreaking use of style and function and some have even changed the way we live, work, and play.

The host, Geoffrey Baer, travels across the country in search of its most innovative and influential architecture.

Preview of 10 Buildings That Changed America:

Virginia State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia (1788) by Thomas Jefferson

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Trinity Church, Boston (1877) by H.H. Richardson

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Wainwright Building, St. Louis (1891) by Louis Sullivan

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Robie House, Chicago (1910) by Frank Lloyd Wright

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Highland Park Ford Plant, Highland Park, Michigan (1910) by Albert Kahn

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Southdale Center, Edina, Minnesota(1956) by Victor Gruen

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Seagram Building, New York (1958) by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe 

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Dulles International Airport, Chantilly, Virginia (1962) by Eero Saarinen

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Vanna Venturi House, Philadelphia (1964) by Robert Venturi

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Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles (2003) by Frank Gehry

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