Herbert and Katherine Jacobs Second House

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Herbert and Katherine Jacobs Second House
Second Jacobs House driveway.JPG
Herbert and Katherine Jacobs Second House is located in Wisconsin
Herbert and Katherine Jacobs Second House
Location 3995 Shawn Trail, Madison, Wisconsin
Coordinates 43°4′26″N 89°32′5″W / 43.07389°N 89.53472°W / 43.07389; -89.53472Coordinates: 43°4′26″N 89°32′5″W / 43.07389°N 89.53472°W / 43.07389; -89.53472
Built 1946-1948[1]
Architect Frank Lloyd Wright
Architectural style Modern Movement, Other
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 74000074
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 31, 1974[2]
Designated NHL July 31, 2003[3]

Herbert and Katherine Jacobs Second House in Madison, Wisconsin was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1944. It was called the "Solar Hemicycle."[4] It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 2003.[3]

The house was designed for journalist Herbert Jacobs.

References[edit]

  1. ^ NHRP Nomination pp17-20
  2. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  3. ^ a b "Herbert and Katherine Jacobs Second House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2013-09-12. 
  4. ^ Denzer, Anthony (2013). The Solar House: Pioneering Sustainable Design. Rizzoli. ISBN 978-0847840052. 

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