The Federal Period
By: Ashley Williams & Abby Richards
Time Period- 1790 - 1830
Winning the war influenced this style. The newly liberated Americans wanted to stray from the Georgian style because it was influenced by their former leaders; The English.
They also wanted to express their freedom and independence through the design of homes.
Styles Of Homes
Early Classical Revival Style- Architects looked at Rome for new ideas. Its very similar to the Adam style. Has a portico.
Key Features Of Home/Vocabulary
Portico- tall, open porch that is supported by columns over the front entrance.
Where you would see these homes
An example would be the white house.