On The Trail: Grand Canyon architecture – CBS News


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Mary Colter was the visionary designer behind the Grand Canyon’s most recognizable buildings. Drawing on ancient Native American structures for inspiration, Colter (one of a handful of female architects in her day) created buildings that blended in with their settings, physically and culturally, and spawned an architectural movement – National Park Rustic – on display at parks across the country. Conor Knighton reports.

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