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Cypress Log Cabin, 215 Lake Front Drive (moved from Chicago, IL), Beverly Shores, Porter County, IN

Cypress Log Cabin, 215 Lake Front Drive (moved from Chicago, IL), Beverly Shores, Porter County, IN

 
 
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Summary

Significance: The Cypress Log Cabin was built for the 1933-34 Century of Progress Exposition as an exhibition house to demonstrate the many uses of cypress. Among the houses from the Home and Industrial Arts group that are at Beverly Shores, the Cypress House is unique in that it was built using traditional materials rather than the experimental materials used elsewhere in the exhibition.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N167
Survey number: HABS IN-241
Building/structure dates: 1933 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1935 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1935 Subsequent Work
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 86001472

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Hetherington, Murry D
Lindstrom, F J, transmitter
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Location

beverly shores41.52486, -87.10237
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