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Check out this site:
http://www.wpconline.org/fallingwater/building/preservation.htm

there is an interesting summary of the master terrace analysis.

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-----Original Message-----
From: Michael Bryson [mailto:mbryson(--nospam--at)NYASE.com] 
Sent: Friday, June 27, 2003 9:51 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: RE: Frank Lloyd Wright 

Didn't his Falling Water house recently require extensive repairs? Also
I think there was a story (maybe on this list previously) where he
disregarded the engineer's design and put considerably less rebar in the
cantilever beams which then severely cracked immediately after being
built.

-----Original Message-----
From: Kestner, James W. [mailto:jkestner(--nospam--at)somervilleinc.com] 
Sent: Friday, June 27, 2003 6:57 AM
To: SEAINT
Subject: Frank Lloyd Wright 

Many Architects think Frank Lloyd Wright was a true visionary who could
do no wrong. What is your opinion of him and his accomplishments?

A light discussion topic for a Friday......

Jim K.

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