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  Topic: Article: David Wright owner buys adjacent properties
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:11 pm   Subject: Article: David Wright owner buys adjacent properties
The seller did just that.
  Topic: Article: David Wright owner buys adjacent properties
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 3:15 pm   Subject: Article: David Wright owner buys adjacent properties
As part of the house donation, the school had to raise $7M for an endowment earmarked solely for the house by 2020. Concurrently, the school was in its first year as an independent entity from the FLW ...
  Topic: Sondern-Adler available for overnight stays
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:39 am   Subject: Sondern-Adler available for overnight stays
As of 9.19.2018, the Sondern-Adler house is for sale:

https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article218350550.html?utm_campaign=Wright%2BSociety&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Wright_Society_11 ...
  Topic: eBay: Pictures of Lake Geneva Hotel
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Replies: 22
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:48 am   Subject: eBay: Pictures of Lake Geneva Hotel
Mr. Steiner always seems to have something:

http://www.steinerag.com/flw/Artifact%20Pages/PhRtS171.htm#windows
  Topic: eBay: Pictures of Lake Geneva Hotel
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Replies: 22
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:17 am   Subject: eBay: Pictures of Lake Geneva Hotel
If anyone is curious, a 1955 aerial photo is available of Lake Geneva, WI at this site:

https://www.historicaerials.com/viewer

1. Enter "Lake Geneva, WI" into the search text box.
2. ...
  Topic: Curtis Besinger, apprentice, author, teacher
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon Sep 17, 2018 11:29 am   Subject: Curtis Besinger, apprentice, author, teacher
A cache of MacNider pics can be found here...scroll right:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/elisabethdunbar/8223586247/in/photostream/
  Topic: SkyLine Ink Taliesin
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon Sep 17, 2018 10:52 am   Subject: SkyLine Ink Taliesin
The FLWBC, from my reading of the organization's mission statement and actions, is focused on education about, advocacy for, and preservation of Wright's built work.
While I wholeheartedly agree fai ...
  Topic: SkyLine Ink Taliesin
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Replies: 8
Views: 200

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Sep 15, 2018 8:16 am   Subject: SkyLine Ink Taliesin
Paul:
A very interesting idea! I might suggest given the mission of promoting the preservation, it may be more appropriate to create videos of Wright’s works lost to demolition. Husser, Harlan, Mid ...
  Topic: Bruce Goff
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 9:34 am   Subject: NYT article on Bruce Goff
A remarkably well written article about Bruce Goff:

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/10/t-magazine/bruce-goff-architecture-midwest.html
  Topic: 4,000 - 4,000 - SDR - 4,000 - 4,000 - 4,000 - NOW 16,000!!!
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Replies: 28
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:22 pm   Subject: 4,000 - 4,000 - SDR - 4,000 - 4,000 - 4,000 - NOW 16,000!!!
We are grateful for your erudite, insightful contributions to Wright Chat over all these many years, Steve.

I couldn’t agree more. Many thanks S, for your insight and especially your images.
  Topic: Red Tile For Sale
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Replies: 10
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon Sep 10, 2018 6:35 pm   Subject: Red Tile For Sale
On page 16 of the Red Signature Tile thread, Allen Green, Aaron’s son and the grandson of Jeanette Haber, posts about his recollections of the tiles. That post may address some of your questions.
h ...
  Topic: Red Tile For Sale
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon Sep 10, 2018 1:31 pm   Subject: Red Tile For Sale
See this thread for lists of works with the tiles made by Jeanette Haber and distributed by Taliesin in the late '50's to very early '60's:

http://wrightchat.savewright.org/viewtopic.php?t=3158& ...
  Topic: Zimmerman House auction
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Views: 628

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon Sep 10, 2018 1:10 pm   Subject: Zimmerman House auction
If more of the sort of people who can afford a house designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, especially those on pricey lots, could be satisfied with a soulful home that has 1500 to 3000 sq ft and learn to ac ...
  Topic: Article: David Wright owner buys adjacent properties
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Replies: 181
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Sep 04, 2018 8:44 pm   Subject: Article: David Wright owner buys adjacent properties
If a subdivision was needed to maximize salable land, leaving the house on a much smaller lot, I could see the guesthouse being moved a considerable distance away, possibly sans slab. It is a narrow d ...
  Topic: Article: David Wright owner buys adjacent properties
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Replies: 181
Views: 46935

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Sep 04, 2018 7:54 pm   Subject: Article: David Wright owner buys adjacent properties
The historic designation application was filed 4 or 5 years ago. It was placed on hold by the current owner while land was being acquired...not sure if the application has since been allowed to move f ...
 
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