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In a 1922 letter to H.P. Berlage, Wright confided that the Wendingen special on him had reached him by chance, and that he was flattered and heartened by the interest the Dutch had taken in him....
01. <em>Wendingen</em> vol. 6 no. 1, 1924, Architecture Related Sculpture.
In issue 4 of Wendingen’s Frank Lloyd Wright series, J.J.P. Oud, a Dutch architect, wrote the following:

“So firm of structure for all their movability were the piled up masses...
01. <em>Wendingen</em> vol. 7 no. 10, 1925, M. de Klerk, Furniture and Interiors.
One of the first works prominently featured in the Frank Lloyd Wright issues of Wendingen is the Unity Temple in Oak Park, Illinois. Built for the Unitarian church centered there, with which...
01. <em>Wendingen</em> vol. 7 no. 9, 1926, Frank Lloyd Wright, Special Issue 7.
1200 W. Belden Ave.
1897 by Richard E. Schmidt
Closed 1968, Demolished 1977; now the site of a nursing home
This was the first hospital designed by Richard E. Schmidt and was also...
01. Alexian Brothers Hospital
Drawing inspiration from the branches of a tree, the human hand, and the cellular structure of the living body, Bruce Goff conceived a structure that reflected the interconnectedness and plasticity...
01. Bruce Goff. Study for Space Study Institute, 1956
Part One comprises several designs for a crystal house, an apolitical and secular center of worship for the new mankind. Bruno Taut describes the inside: "Speaking is not permitted in the temples—one...
01. Bruno Taut, <em>Alpine Architektur</em>. Hagen, Germany: Folkwang Verlag Publishing, 1919, plate 4.
Buckminster Fuller self-published 4D Time Lock in the late 1920s, calling for a new type of housing that could be constructed in a day. Answering his own call, Fuller sketched several visionary...
01. Buckminster Fuller, <em>4D Time Lock</em>. Albuquerque, New Mexico: Lama Foundation, [c.1972]
1948-1949.

The Calumet New Town plan, sponsored by General American Transportation Corporation CEO, Lester Selig, was conceived with the intent of creating a new, company town—in the...
01. Calumet New Town, Calumet, IN. "Air View of the Town" rendering, brochure, p.6, [1949].
7941 S. Halsted St. 1925 by John Eberson Closed 1970s, Demolished circa 1987; now a vacant lotThe interior of the Capitol Theater was designed to resemble an ancient Roman villa. Like many other...
01. Capitol Theater
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