Cleveland's Terminal Tower -
The Van Sweringens' Afterthought

by Walter C. Leedy, Jr.

From The Gamut, number 8 (Winter, 1983). p. 39-62.


1. Introduction

2. A "City Beautiful" mall for Cleveland

3. Enter the Van Sweringens

4. Wheeling and dealing

5. Further delays

6. Fitting the station into the city

7. Architects and engineers refine the plans

8. A monumental secret

9. The aesthetics of the Terminal Tower

10. Notes

11. List of Illustrations

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