Alden Dow House and Studio


Alden Dow House and Studio

Infobox_nrhp | name =Alden B. Dow House and Studio
nrhp_type = nhl



caption =
location= 315 Post St., Midland, Michigan
locmapin = Michigan
area = 27.2 acres
built =1936
architect= Alden B. Dow
architecture= Other
designated= June 29, 1989cite web|url=http://tps.cr.nps.gov/nhl/detail.cfm?ResourceId=2063&ResourceType=Building
title=Alden Dow House and Studio |accessdate=2008-05-02|work=National Historic Landmark summary listing|publisher=National Park Service
]
added = June 29, 1989cite web|url=http://www.nr.nps.gov/|title=National Register Information System|date=2007-01-23|work=National Register of Historic Places|publisher=National Park Service]
governing_body = Private
refnum=89001167

Alden B. Dow House and Studio, also known as Alden B. Dow Home & Studio, was the house and studio that were the residence and acknowledged masterpiece of 20th century architect Alden B. Dow. The quality and originality of his work, as well as his association with Frank Lloyd Wright, have earned him lasting national recognition.

It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1989.citation|title=PDFlink| [http://pdfhost.focus.nps.gov/docs/NHLS/Text/89001167.pdf National Register of Historic Places Registration: Alden B. Dow House and Studio] |32 KB|date=February 9, 1989 |author=Carolyn Pitts |publisher=National Park Service and PDFlink| [http://pdfhost.focus.nps.gov/docs/NHLS/Photos/89001167.pdf "Accompanying 10 photos, exterior and interior, from 1980 and 1984"] |32 KB]

The house is open to the public for tours.

References

External links

* [http://www.abdow.org/t15-house-history.aspx Alden B. Dow Home & Studio official site]


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