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Frank Lloyd Wright's (1867-1959) house in Oak Park, a suburb of Chicago, is ground zero for his Prairie Style architecture. You can learn more about his work through the Frank Lloyd Wright Preservation Trust: Thanks to lumierefl on Flickr!


Ernest Hemingway Birthplace in Oak Park, Illinois - Tourists who are traveling in the Oak Park area can stop by to see the birthplace of one of America's favorite authors, Ernest Hemingway. There is small fee for admission but they offer discounts for seniors, students and discounts. ( #Hemingway #attractions

from Condé Nast Traveler

Geek Out on a Frank Lloyd Wright Walking Tour this Weekend - Photos

Architecture in Chicago: Frank Lloyd Wright Tours in Oak Park, Illinois : Daily Traveler : Condé Nast Traveler


Wright's Studio In 1893, Louis Sullivan himself unwillingly asked Wright to leave the firm after he discovered that Wright had been accepting clients independently from the firm (moonlighting). Wright established his own practice and home in the Chicago suburb of Oak Park, IL. By 1901, Wright's completed projects numbered approximately fifty, including many houses in his hometown.