lost jewel

September 10, 2011 — 1 Comment

This cool, curvaceous ’50s beauty in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, was torn down in the 1990s –

Designed by Don Erickson, an apprentice to Frank Lloyd Wright, it shows Wright’s “Usonian” influence.  In 1958, a few years after it was built, it received the prestigious American Institute of Architects award.


One response to lost jewel


    we live in the round house in glencoe, illinois and couldn’t think it was any cooler

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