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Frank Lloyd Wright Home Threatened In Arizona

Thu, October 4, 2012 7:00pm

Story by Peter O'Dowd




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A 1950s-era home designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for his son is facing demolition. The house in a Phoenix neighborhood has fallen into the hands of a developer that wants to build on the site. But a group of preservationists is trying to stop that from happening. Many architectural experts say it's in this structure that Wright worked out his coiling plan for the Guggenheim in New York City.

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