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Emil Bach House

Frank Lloyd Wright, Architect

 

— 1915 —

 
Emil Bach House Marker image. Click for full size.
October 2, 2012
1. Emil Bach House Marker
Inscription.  One of the last of Wright's small urban houses, the Bach House combines elements of the Prairie Style with a compact plan well suited for an interior lot. The inward orientation of the house ensures the privacy of its residents and reflects Wright's idea of the importance of family life.
 
Erected 1977 by Commission on Chicago Historical and Architectural Landmarks.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureLandmarks.
 
Location. 42° 0.988′ N, 87° 39.902′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is at the intersection of North Sheridan Road and West Jarvis Avenue, on the right on North Sheridan Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7415 North Sheridan Road, Chicago IL 60626, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Indian Boundary Park (approx. 1˝ miles away); Indian Boundary Village (approx. 1˝ miles away); 1877 Keystone from City Hall Building (approx. 1˝ miles away); Philip Rogers Home Site (approx. 1˝
The Emil Bach House is on the National Register of Historic Places and is a Chicago Landmark image. Click for full size.
October 2, 2012
2. The Emil Bach House is on the National Register of Historic Places and is a Chicago Landmark
miles away); Gauler Twin Houses (approx. 1.9 miles away); Residence of Charles Gates Dawes (approx. 1.9 miles away); George S. Bangs (approx. 2 miles away); Reverend Georg L. Mulfinger (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
 
Also see . . .  Emil Bach House - Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 3, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 2, 2012. This page has been viewed 546 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 2, 2012. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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