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Bartlesville in Washington County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

The Price Tower

 
 
The Price Tower NHL Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 19, 2014
1. The Price Tower NHL Marker
Inscription.  
The Price Tower
has been designated a
National Historic Landmark

Completed in 1956 for the H. C. Price Company, an oil pipeline firm, Price Tower is an architectural masterpiece by noted American architect Frank Lloyd Wright. The cantilevered reinforced concrete tower represents Wright's only realized skyscraper design that combined high-rise living and working spaces.

This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America
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This property has been
placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior


 
Erected 2007.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureLandmarks. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list.
 
Location. 36° 44.872′ N, 95° 58.586′ 
The Price Tower and NHL and NRHP Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 19, 2014
2. The Price Tower and NHL and NRHP Markers
W. Marker is in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Dewey Avenue and Silas Street, on the left when traveling south on Dewey Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 510 South Dewey Avenue, Bartlesville OK 74003, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within walking distance of this marker. Building the City of Legends (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line).
 
Also see . . .
1. Price Tower Arts Center. (Submitted on April 20, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Frank Lloyd Wright PBS Presentation. (Submitted on April 20, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy. (Submitted on April 20, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
The Price Tower Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 19, 2014
3. The Price Tower Marker
Frank Lloyd Wright signature tile near entrance
The Price Tower AIA Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 19, 2014
4. The Price Tower AIA Marker
Inside the Price Tower lobby
The Price Tower Ground Floor Public Space image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 19, 2014
5. The Price Tower Ground Floor Public Space
The Price Tower image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 19, 2014
6. The Price Tower
The Price Tower Entrance Lobby image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 19, 2014
7. The Price Tower Entrance Lobby
H. C. Price Company logo in the Price Tower floor image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 19, 2014
8. H. C. Price Company logo in the Price Tower floor
Logo designed by Frank Lloyd Wright
The Price Tower West Facade image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 19, 2014
9. The Price Tower West Facade
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 20, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 416 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on April 20, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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