Robie House

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The Robie House

The Frederick C. Robie House is a U.S. National Historic Landmark in the Chicago, Illinois neighborhood of Hyde Park at 5757 S. Woodlawn Avenue on the South Side. It was designed and built between 1908 and 1910 by architect Frank Lloyd Wright and is renowned as the greatest example of the Prairie School style, the first architectural style that was uniquely American. It was designated a National Historic Landmark on November 27, 1963[1] and was on the very first National Register of Historic Places list of October 15, 1966.[2]

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  1. Frederick C. Robie House, NHL Database, National Historic Landmarks Program. Retrieved February 9, 2007.
  2. "Frederick C. Robie House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Archived from the original on 2012-07-31. Retrieved 2008-06-11.

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