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Topic: modern architectural elements

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Chess Pavilion, North Lake Shore Drive at East North Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Chess Pavilion, North Lake Shore Drive at East North Avenue, Chicago, ...

2016 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Honorable Mention Significance: The Chess Pavilion is an open-air structure built in 1957 out of concrete and Indiana limestone. The pavilion is sheltered with a wing-like overh... more

Greenwood Common, Bounded by Greenwood Terrace, Rose Street, and Le Roy Avenue, Berkeley, Alameda County, CA

Greenwood Common, Bounded by Greenwood Terrace, Rose Street, and Le Ro...

A 2016 HALS HEROES PROJECT. The Northern California Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) generously funds a program administered by the Northern California Chapter of the Historic Amer... more

Neiman House, 1930 Providence Road, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC

Neiman House, 1930 Providence Road, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC

2011 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1778 Survey number: HABS NC-411 Building/structure dates: 1954 Initial Construction

Reps House, 102 Needham Place, Ithaca, Tompkins County, NY

Reps House, 102 Needham Place, Ithaca, Tompkins County, NY

2011 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Reps residence is located at the corner of Needham Place and Kline Road on the Edge of the Cornell Heights Historic Disctict and the Village of Cayuga He... more

12413 Salem Lane (House), Bowie, Prince George's County, MD

12413 Salem Lane (House), Bowie, Prince George's County, MD

Significance: The house at 12413 Salem Lane is an example of the modern variation of The Country Clubber model, the largest and most expensive one put into production at Belair. While introduced as a new luxur... more

Earl Butler House, 2633 South Fluer Drive, Des Moines, Polk County, IA

Earl Butler House, 2633 South Fluer Drive, Des Moines, Polk County, IA

Significance: This dwelling is a fine example of the Moderne style in the 1930s. Originally, the house contained such conveniences as air conditioning, intercom system, dishwasher and disposal. Survey number:... more

Little House, 2301 Red Fox Trail, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC

Little House, 2301 Red Fox Trail, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC

2011 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1780 Survey number: HABS NC-413 Building/structure dates: 1960 Initial Construction

Lee House , 3714 Country Ridge Road, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC

Lee House , 3714 Country Ridge Road, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC

2011 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission website states that the Praise Connor and Harriet Lee House, at 3714 Country Ridge Road, possesses lo... more

Wolf House, 3821 Arbor Way, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC

Wolf House, 3821 Arbor Way, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC

2011 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: From http://www.trianglemodernisthouses.com/charlotte.htm Built:1958 - The Harry C. and Rebecca Wolf, Jr. House, 3821 Arborway, Charlotte. Harry's son Harry ... more

Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, Bell Laboratories Road, Holmdel, Monmouth County, NJ

Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, Bell Laboratories Road, Holmdel, Monmouth ...

Significance: Bell Laboratories Holmdel was constructed from 1959 to 1966 according to a plan and design of Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen (1910-61). Although Saarinen passed away in September 1961 be... more

Sunset Headquarters, 80 Willow Road, Menlo Park, San Mateo County, CA

Sunset Headquarters, 80 Willow Road, Menlo Park, San Mateo County, CA

1st Place Winner - 2015 HALS Challenge: Documenting Modernist Landscapes Significance: The property is closely associated with the influential landscape architect Thomas Dolliver Church; Church designed the lan... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barbara County, CA

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barb...

The field records include this book: Documentation of the Lovelace Garden Designed by Isabelle Greene (Ventura, CA: Schaf Photo & Design, 2017). ISBN #978-0-9823707-97. Significance: The Lovelace garden is si... more

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, MI

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, B...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize Significance: The Affleck House is the first Frank-Lloyd Wright-designed house in the Detroit metropolitan area. It is one of the finest examples of the architect's Usonian style,... more

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Schaumburg, Cook County, IL

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Sc...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: The Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio is an exemplary built work designed by noted Modernist architect, Paul Schweikher of Chicago, Illinois. Schweikher bui... more

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washi...

Significance: The Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial (MLK) Library was constructed between 1968 and 1972 to serve as the Downtown Central Library for the District of Columbia. Replacing the Neoclassical style Car... more

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Reactor Wing, 3785 Jefferson Road Northeast, Seattle, King County, WA

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Rea...

Significance: The small-scale Brutalist-style building is significant for its collaborative design team, and demonstration of the possibilities of exposed concrete construction. The form of the building also de... more

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County...

Significance: The Eames House is significant as an exemplary and influential example of post-World War II modern architecture and for its association with the lives of notable designers and residents Charles an... more

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, MI

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, B...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize Significance: The Affleck House is the first Frank-Lloyd Wright-designed house in the Detroit metropolitan area. It is one of the finest examples of the architect's Usonian style,... more

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County...

Significance: The Eames House is significant as an exemplary and influential example of post-World War II modern architecture and for its association with the lives of notable designers and residents Charles an... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barbara County, CA

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barb...

The field records include this book: Documentation of the Lovelace Garden Designed by Isabelle Greene (Ventura, CA: Schaf Photo & Design, 2017). ISBN #978-0-9823707-97. Significance: The Lovelace garden is si... more

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washi...

Significance: The Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial (MLK) Library was constructed between 1968 and 1972 to serve as the Downtown Central Library for the District of Columbia. Replacing the Neoclassical style Car... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Schaumburg, Cook County, IL

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Sc...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: The Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio is an exemplary built work designed by noted Modernist architect, Paul Schweikher of Chicago, Illinois. Schweikher bui... more

Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, Bell Laboratories Road, Holmdel, Monmouth County, NJ

Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, Bell Laboratories Road, Holmdel, Monmouth ...

Significance: Bell Laboratories Holmdel was constructed from 1959 to 1966 according to a plan and design of Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen (1910-61). Although Saarinen passed away in September 1961 be... more

Sunset Headquarters, 80 Willow Road, Menlo Park, San Mateo County, CA

Sunset Headquarters, 80 Willow Road, Menlo Park, San Mateo County, CA

1st Place Winner - 2015 HALS Challenge: Documenting Modernist Landscapes Significance: The property is closely associated with the influential landscape architect Thomas Dolliver Church; Church designed the lan... more

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Reactor Wing, 3785 Jefferson Road Northeast, Seattle, King County, WA

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Rea...

Significance: The small-scale Brutalist-style building is significant for its collaborative design team, and demonstration of the possibilities of exposed concrete construction. The form of the building also de... more

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washi...

Significance: The Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial (MLK) Library was constructed between 1968 and 1972 to serve as the Downtown Central Library for the District of Columbia. Replacing the Neoclassical style Car... more

Sunset Headquarters, 80 Willow Road, Menlo Park, San Mateo County, CA

Sunset Headquarters, 80 Willow Road, Menlo Park, San Mateo County, CA

1st Place Winner - 2015 HALS Challenge: Documenting Modernist Landscapes Significance: The property is closely associated with the influential landscape architect Thomas Dolliver Church; Church designed the lan... more

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, MI

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, B...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize Significance: The Affleck House is the first Frank-Lloyd Wright-designed house in the Detroit metropolitan area. It is one of the finest examples of the architect's Usonian style,... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Schaumburg, Cook County, IL

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Sc...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: The Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio is an exemplary built work designed by noted Modernist architect, Paul Schweikher of Chicago, Illinois. Schweikher bui... more

Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, Bell Laboratories Road, Holmdel, Monmouth County, NJ

Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, Bell Laboratories Road, Holmdel, Monmouth ...

Significance: Bell Laboratories Holmdel was constructed from 1959 to 1966 according to a plan and design of Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen (1910-61). Although Saarinen passed away in September 1961 be... more

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barbara County, CA

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barb...

The field records include this book: Documentation of the Lovelace Garden Designed by Isabelle Greene (Ventura, CA: Schaf Photo & Design, 2017). ISBN #978-0-9823707-97. Significance: The Lovelace garden is si... more

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Reactor Wing, 3785 Jefferson Road Northeast, Seattle, King County, WA

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Rea...

Significance: The small-scale Brutalist-style building is significant for its collaborative design team, and demonstration of the possibilities of exposed concrete construction. The form of the building also de... more

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County...

Significance: The Eames House is significant as an exemplary and influential example of post-World War II modern architecture and for its association with the lives of notable designers and residents Charles an... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more

Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, Bell Laboratories Road, Holmdel, Monmouth County, NJ

Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, Bell Laboratories Road, Holmdel, Monmouth ...

Significance: Bell Laboratories Holmdel was constructed from 1959 to 1966 according to a plan and design of Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen (1910-61). Although Saarinen passed away in September 1961 be... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barbara County, CA

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barb...

The field records include this book: Documentation of the Lovelace Garden Designed by Isabelle Greene (Ventura, CA: Schaf Photo & Design, 2017). ISBN #978-0-9823707-97. Significance: The Lovelace garden is si... more

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County...

Significance: The Eames House is significant as an exemplary and influential example of post-World War II modern architecture and for its association with the lives of notable designers and residents Charles an... more

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Reactor Wing, 3785 Jefferson Road Northeast, Seattle, King County, WA

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Rea...

Significance: The small-scale Brutalist-style building is significant for its collaborative design team, and demonstration of the possibilities of exposed concrete construction. The form of the building also de... more

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Schaumburg, Cook County, IL

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Sc...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: The Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio is an exemplary built work designed by noted Modernist architect, Paul Schweikher of Chicago, Illinois. Schweikher bui... more

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washi...

Significance: The Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial (MLK) Library was constructed between 1968 and 1972 to serve as the Downtown Central Library for the District of Columbia. Replacing the Neoclassical style Car... more

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, MI

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, B...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize Significance: The Affleck House is the first Frank-Lloyd Wright-designed house in the Detroit metropolitan area. It is one of the finest examples of the architect's Usonian style,... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, MI

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, B...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize Significance: The Affleck House is the first Frank-Lloyd Wright-designed house in the Detroit metropolitan area. It is one of the finest examples of the architect's Usonian style,... more

Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, Bell Laboratories Road, Holmdel, Monmouth County, NJ

Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, Bell Laboratories Road, Holmdel, Monmouth ...

Significance: Bell Laboratories Holmdel was constructed from 1959 to 1966 according to a plan and design of Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen (1910-61). Although Saarinen passed away in September 1961 be... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Reactor Wing, 3785 Jefferson Road Northeast, Seattle, King County, WA

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Rea...

Significance: The small-scale Brutalist-style building is significant for its collaborative design team, and demonstration of the possibilities of exposed concrete construction. The form of the building also de... more

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washi...

Significance: The Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial (MLK) Library was constructed between 1968 and 1972 to serve as the Downtown Central Library for the District of Columbia. Replacing the Neoclassical style Car... more

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County...

Significance: The Eames House is significant as an exemplary and influential example of post-World War II modern architecture and for its association with the lives of notable designers and residents Charles an... more

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barbara County, CA

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barb...

The field records include this book: Documentation of the Lovelace Garden Designed by Isabelle Greene (Ventura, CA: Schaf Photo & Design, 2017). ISBN #978-0-9823707-97. Significance: The Lovelace garden is si... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Schaumburg, Cook County, IL

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Sc...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: The Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio is an exemplary built work designed by noted Modernist architect, Paul Schweikher of Chicago, Illinois. Schweikher bui... more

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barbara County, CA

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barb...

The field records include this book: Documentation of the Lovelace Garden Designed by Isabelle Greene (Ventura, CA: Schaf Photo & Design, 2017). ISBN #978-0-9823707-97. Significance: The Lovelace garden is si... more

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Schaumburg, Cook County, IL

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Sc...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: The Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio is an exemplary built work designed by noted Modernist architect, Paul Schweikher of Chicago, Illinois. Schweikher bui... more

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Reactor Wing, 3785 Jefferson Road Northeast, Seattle, King County, WA

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Rea...

Significance: The small-scale Brutalist-style building is significant for its collaborative design team, and demonstration of the possibilities of exposed concrete construction. The form of the building also de... more

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County...

Significance: The Eames House is significant as an exemplary and influential example of post-World War II modern architecture and for its association with the lives of notable designers and residents Charles an... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, Bell Laboratories Road, Holmdel, Monmouth County, NJ

Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, Bell Laboratories Road, Holmdel, Monmouth ...

Significance: Bell Laboratories Holmdel was constructed from 1959 to 1966 according to a plan and design of Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen (1910-61). Although Saarinen passed away in September 1961 be... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, MI

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, B...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize Significance: The Affleck House is the first Frank-Lloyd Wright-designed house in the Detroit metropolitan area. It is one of the finest examples of the architect's Usonian style,... more

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washi...

Significance: The Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial (MLK) Library was constructed between 1968 and 1972 to serve as the Downtown Central Library for the District of Columbia. Replacing the Neoclassical style Car... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barbara County, CA

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barb...

The field records include this book: Documentation of the Lovelace Garden Designed by Isabelle Greene (Ventura, CA: Schaf Photo & Design, 2017). ISBN #978-0-9823707-97. Significance: The Lovelace garden is si... more

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Schaumburg, Cook County, IL

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Sc...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: The Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio is an exemplary built work designed by noted Modernist architect, Paul Schweikher of Chicago, Illinois. Schweikher bui... more

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County...

Significance: The Eames House is significant as an exemplary and influential example of post-World War II modern architecture and for its association with the lives of notable designers and residents Charles an... more

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, MI

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, B...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize Significance: The Affleck House is the first Frank-Lloyd Wright-designed house in the Detroit metropolitan area. It is one of the finest examples of the architect's Usonian style,... more

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washi...

Significance: The Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial (MLK) Library was constructed between 1968 and 1972 to serve as the Downtown Central Library for the District of Columbia. Replacing the Neoclassical style Car... more

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Reactor Wing, 3785 Jefferson Road Northeast, Seattle, King County, WA

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Rea...

Significance: The small-scale Brutalist-style building is significant for its collaborative design team, and demonstration of the possibilities of exposed concrete construction. The form of the building also de... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washi...

Significance: The Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial (MLK) Library was constructed between 1968 and 1972 to serve as the Downtown Central Library for the District of Columbia. Replacing the Neoclassical style Car... more

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Reactor Wing, 3785 Jefferson Road Northeast, Seattle, King County, WA

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Rea...

Significance: The small-scale Brutalist-style building is significant for its collaborative design team, and demonstration of the possibilities of exposed concrete construction. The form of the building also de... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County...

Significance: The Eames House is significant as an exemplary and influential example of post-World War II modern architecture and for its association with the lives of notable designers and residents Charles an... more

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barbara County, CA

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barb...

The field records include this book: Documentation of the Lovelace Garden Designed by Isabelle Greene (Ventura, CA: Schaf Photo & Design, 2017). ISBN #978-0-9823707-97. Significance: The Lovelace garden is si... more

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Schaumburg, Cook County, IL

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Sc...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: The Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio is an exemplary built work designed by noted Modernist architect, Paul Schweikher of Chicago, Illinois. Schweikher bui... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, MI

Gregor S. and Elizabeth B. Affleck House, 925 Bloomfieldwoods Court, B...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize Significance: The Affleck House is the first Frank-Lloyd Wright-designed house in the Detroit metropolitan area. It is one of the finest examples of the architect's Usonian style,... more

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Reactor Wing, 3785 Jefferson Road Northeast, Seattle, King County, WA

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Rea...

Significance: The small-scale Brutalist-style building is significant for its collaborative design team, and demonstration of the possibilities of exposed concrete construction. The form of the building also de... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County...

Significance: The Eames House is significant as an exemplary and influential example of post-World War II modern architecture and for its association with the lives of notable designers and residents Charles an... more

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barbara County, CA

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barb...

The field records include this book: Documentation of the Lovelace Garden Designed by Isabelle Greene (Ventura, CA: Schaf Photo & Design, 2017). ISBN #978-0-9823707-97. Significance: The Lovelace garden is si... more

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washi...

Significance: The Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial (MLK) Library was constructed between 1968 and 1972 to serve as the Downtown Central Library for the District of Columbia. Replacing the Neoclassical style Car... more

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Schaumburg, Cook County, IL

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Sc...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: The Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio is an exemplary built work designed by noted Modernist architect, Paul Schweikher of Chicago, Illinois. Schweikher bui... more

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah County, UT

Quarry Visitor Center, U.S. Highway 40, 8 miles north of Jensen, Jense...

Significance: The visitor center is one of the four most significant visitor centers produced by the "Mission 66" program, which transformed the American National Park system to meet postwar conditions. The pro... more

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Reactor Wing, 3785 Jefferson Road Northeast, Seattle, King County, WA

University of Washington, Mechanical Engineering Building, Nuclear Rea...

Significance: The small-scale Brutalist-style building is significant for its collaborative design team, and demonstration of the possibilities of exposed concrete construction. The form of the building also de... more

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washi...

Significance: The Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial (MLK) Library was constructed between 1968 and 1972 to serve as the Downtown Central Library for the District of Columbia. Replacing the Neoclassical style Car... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barbara County, CA

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barb...

The field records include this book: Documentation of the Lovelace Garden Designed by Isabelle Greene (Ventura, CA: Schaf Photo & Design, 2017). ISBN #978-0-9823707-97. Significance: The Lovelace garden is si... more

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Eames House, 203 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County...

Significance: The Eames House is significant as an exemplary and influential example of post-World War II modern architecture and for its association with the lives of notable designers and residents Charles an... more

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Schaumburg, Cook County, IL

Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio Museum, 645 South Meacham Road, Sc...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: The Schweikher-Langsdorf House & Studio is an exemplary built work designed by noted Modernist architect, Paul Schweikher of Chicago, Illinois. Schweikher bui... more

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barbara County, CA

Harold S. Gladwin Residence, 780 El Bosque Road, Montecito, Santa Barb...

The field records include this book: Documentation of the Lovelace Garden Designed by Isabelle Greene (Ventura, CA: Schaf Photo & Design, 2017). ISBN #978-0-9823707-97. Significance: The Lovelace garden is si... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G Street Northwest, Washi...

Significance: The Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial (MLK) Library was constructed between 1968 and 1972 to serve as the Downtown Central Library for the District of Columbia. Replacing the Neoclassical style Car... more