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Fallingwater, State Route 381 (Stewart Township), Ohiopyle, Fayette County, PA

Fallingwater, State Route 381 (Stewart Township), Ohiopyle, Fayette County, PA

 
 
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Summary

2010 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry
Significance: Designed late in the architect's career, Fallingwater exemplifies Frank Lloyd Wright's conception of integrating buildings and their sites. Completed in 1937, it was commissioned by Pittsburgh retailers Edgar J. and Lillian S. Kaufmann.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1586
Survey number: HABS PA-5346
Building/structure dates: 1937 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 74001781

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Wright, Frank Lloyd
Kaufmann, Edgar J
Kaufmann, Lillane S
Lipchitz, Jacques
Boucher, Jack E, photographer
Kent State University, sponsor
Murphy, Elizabeth, faculty sponsor
Fritsch, John, delineator
Jenior, Eric, delineator
Lallathin, Andrew, delineator
Schrieffer, Brent, delineator
Smith, Adam, delineator
Vandenbark, Sara, delineator
Zuber, Nicole, delineator
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Library of Congress
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