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survey of historic architecture of the village of Oak Park, Illinois

Wilbert R. Hasbrouck

survey of historic architecture of the village of Oak Park, Illinois

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Published by Landmarks Commission in Oak Park, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois,
  • Oak Park.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Illinois -- Oak Park.,
    • Architects -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by Wilbert R. Hasbrouck, Paul E. Sprague.
      ContributionsSprague, Paul E., joint author., Oak Park, Ill. Landmarks Commission.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA735.O24 H37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination42 [i. e. 39] leaves :
      Number of Pages42
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4934684M
      LC Control Number76361674

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The Village has three historic. Oak Park, Illinois was first settled in the 's as part of Cicero Township. Its population grew and it became an established suburb after the Chicago Fire of The Village of Oak Park incorporated as a municipality in Ground was officially broken Feb.

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The extraordinary range of architecture illustrates Oak Park's evolution from rural village to urban suburb.

Architect Frank Lloyd Wright moved to Oak Park in at age The neighborhood contains 23 buildings that he designed or remodeled, including his own home and studio, before he.

Oak Park is a village adjacent to the West Side of Chicago, is the 29th most populous municipality in Illinois as counted in the U.S. census. As of the United States Census the village had a population of 51, Oak Park was settled beginning in the s, with rapid growth later in the 19th century and early 20th y: United States.

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