Collection 2012.15 - Phelps residence : 1135 Linden (Highland Park, Ill.)

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US IlHpHS 2012.15


Phelps residence : 1135 Linden (Highland Park, Ill.)


  • 1922, n.d. (Creation)

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1.0 Files : 6 items [mixed materials]

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Biographical history

Nationally recognized Prairie school architect born in Oak Park, Illinois designed multiple dwellings and other buildings in Highland Park, Illinois, including Braeside School.

Archival history

Donated to the Highland Park Historical Society by former occupant of home.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Langtry, Phelps.

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Original drawings of dwelling at 1135 Linden (1115 Linden, 1922-1952) in Highland Park, Illinois by architect John S Van Bergen. Photocopies of photographic images with descriptive notations.

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  • English

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Fragile. Requires conservation.

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Current Highland Park, Illinois, address is 1103 Linden.

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  • Drawer: JLS CW 3