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Teaching the American Twenties: Exploring the Decade through Literature and Art

House and Home

Article and plans "House of Tomorrow" from a 1931 issue of Ladies Home Journal

Norman Bel Geddes
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After keeping close notes on design ideas throughout the late 1920s, Norman Bel Geddes published his plans for the "House of Tomorrow" in the 1931 issue of Ladies Home Journal. This magazine had a wide circulation and would have been read in the homes of many average Americans at the time.

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