Houston Deco

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Jim Parsons & David Bush
Foreword by Madeleine McDermott Hamm
120 full color photographs

In the 1920s, as Houston was beginning its transition from mid-sized Southern city to major American metropolis, Modernistic architecture, Art Deco zigzags and Art Moderne streamlining reshaped the city. Houston Deco documents the grace and beauty of Houston’s surviving Art Deco and Art Moderne architecture.

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About the Author

Jim Parsons and David Bush have documented historic buildings across the city for the Greater Houston Preservation Alliance. This book is an outgrowth of “Endangered Deco,” a project to increase awareness of historic modernistic buildings that are threatened by demolition or neglect.

Houston Deco captures the grace and beauty of these innovative designs” – Houston House & Home

“smart little book” – Houston Chronicle