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PRAIRIE STYLE ARCHITECTURE

BY: COLYN TORSON

BASIC INFORMATION
Frank Lloyd Wright Most used in19th to present 1or 2 stories homes Brick, wood, stone, and glass Liked to use the environment Low-pitched roof Light- natural and artificial Overhanging eaves Horizontal lines Central chimney were common Open floor plan Architecture that is appropriate to time, place, and man-

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Frank Wright believed that everyone deserved a nice affordable house Used for residential and small business use Used mainly in the United States

Overhanging eaves

Low pitched roof Brick, natural woods and stone

Fellowship with surroundings

REFERENCES
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prairie_School www.prairiearchitect.com/

www.prairiestyles.com/wright.htm