The Encyclopaedia Britannica; ..A dictionary of arts, sciences and general literature . HOTEL WALDORF New York, 1892. BV J. W. ROOT, DEC D THE ROOKERYChicago, 1886 ARCHITECTURE porticos guarded by Ionic, Doric or Corinthiancolumns of wood. For the first half century of theexistence of the United States as a nation, but littleoriginality was shown by native architects, if sucha school could be said to exist. Designers werecontent to cojjy European models, whether forreligious, municipal or domestic j)urposes. Thesemodels were the contemporaneous buildings of Eng-land under the Georges. The grea
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