Scavengedluxury

December 14, 2012 Reblogged from prairieschoolarchitecture-deact by scavengedluxury

calumet412:

Great perspectives of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Midway Gardens, 1914, Chicago.

Built in 1914 at 60th and Cottage Grove, this grand entertainment venue would succumb to the wrecking ball in 1929. It’s on my top 10 list of lost architectural sites in Chicago.

I’ve posted many photos of FLW’s masterpiece before but none with such clarity.

Read more here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Midway_Gardens

photos via SSC

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    Midway Gardens opened on this day in 1914.
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