To persuade readers to visit a popular tourist site.
To describe the accomplishments of a famous engineer.
To inform readers about an unusual style of architecture.
To argue that an important bulding should be preserved.
Bring stories to life
Host stage performance
They wanted to help the Gertzen family.
They hoped to turn Lucy into a gift shop.
They wanted to preserve a local landmark.
They thought Lucy was a beautiful building.
It was made with crops and grasses.
It was built in 1892 and enlarged in 1921.
It is a one-of-a-kind building used for concerts.
It is a building with many purposes.
To compete with structures built in other cities in the state.
To prove that the area was a good place to visit or live.
To sell the crops that they grew in the nearby area.
To show that they were creative and artistic.
Affordable automobiles led to more roadsice businesses.
Superhighways made traveling across country faster.
People had more leisure time for traveling.
Toursits began to visit more seaside resorts.
It is a person's account of his or her own life.
It presents facts and details about a subject or topic.
It presents a problem and challenges readers to find the answer.
It has characters and events in real life.
Structures that imitate other objects are not worthy of restoration.
The Trojan Horse demonstrates that mimeitc architrecture has been around for centuries.
Lucy the elephant is our country's oldest example of mimetic architecture.
People are working together to save mimetic buildings that symbolize our country's past.