Eero Saarinen dies, 1961, age 51

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Eero Saarinen dies, 1961, age 51 - Famed Detroit Architect, Eero Saariiien 51,...
Famed Detroit Architect, Eero Saariiien 51, Dies By The Associated Press Ann Arbor, Mich., Sept. 1. Eero Saarinen, 51, widely known Detroit architect, died at the University of Michigan Saarinen had undergone a tumor Thursday. - Saarinen was the son of world-famous architect Eliel Saarinen, and like his father, was considered to be a pioneer in architectural thought. Designed U. S. Embassy Among his best known creations are the United . States Embassy in Lbndon, the Trans World Airlines terminal at New York's Idlewild Airport, and the sprawling General Motors Technical Center near Detroit. (Saarinen's architectural firm, Eero Saarinen & Associates, has a contract, to design the multimillion-dollar Watterson City development planned on a 55-acre site on Watterson Expressway. (Elmer Leachman, Ashland, executive vice-president of wauerson cny, inc., sam 11 me firm remains Intact it will shortly before noon Friday Medical Center, 2-hour operation for a brain IS Ik" Associated Press Wirephoto EERO SAARINEN x: .ax mi tel

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  1. The Courier-Journal,
  2. 02 Sep 1961, Sat,
  3. Page 11

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