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  1. Art Deco Devon Bullock Pd 8 5/19/08

  2. CHARACTERISTICS: Tall Buildings Lots of glass work Modern designs Art Deco (1929-1935)

  3. Great Depression 1929-1939 Stock market crashed, leaving many Americans unemployed and homeless. Many buildings under construction at the time had a hard time being finished due to the struggling economy. History of Art Deco

  4. ARTISTIC MOVEMENTS American Scene Painting 1920’s-1940’s Art Movements

  5. The Chrysler Building • Architect: William Van Alen • New York, New York • 1928-1930 • Sky Scraper

  6. The Chrysler Building • It is a tall building • It has lots of large glass windows • Modern design and colors

  7. My Modern Mansion • New York City, New York • Tall with lots of square footage • Modern look • Large glass windows

  8. BIBLIOGRAPHY • http://www.wpamurals.com/ • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression • http://www.greatbuildings.com/buildings/Chrysler_Building.html • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chrysler_Building