Author Appearance

If I Were A Building: Frank Lloyd Wright and His new American Architecture

Thursday, June 14, 2018

6:30 to 7:30 pm

Presented by Bob Kann, an author of six Badger Biographies for the Wisconsin State Historical Society Press, including one titled "Frank Lloyd Wright and His New American Architecture". 

Join the fun as Bob Kann uses storytelling, juggling, and magic in a presentation about the life and

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Bob Kann

Join the fun as Bob Kann uses storytelling, juggling and magic to tell about the life and architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright.

architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright.  Hear tales from Kann's biography of Frank Lloyd Wright including how Wright successfully built a hotel that withstood an earthquake, designed a house for a dog, created more than 1000 different fireplaces, and much more.  If you were a building, what would you want?

"If I Were A Building:  Frank Lloyd Wright and His New American Architecture" is part of a series of monthly programs which will be offered at Wade House in 2018.  The next program in the series will be on Thursday, July 12 at 7 p.m.




Wade House
Wade House Historic Site, W7965 State Hwy 23
Greenbush, WI 53026

Location Information

Wade House, an 1850s stagecoach inn built to serve traffic along the plank road that connected Fond du Lac and Sheboygan, tells the story of frontier entrepreneur Sylvanus Wade and his family during the Civil War years. In addition to the inn, the historic site includes the recently reconstructed Herrling sawmill, one of the few working, water-powered sawmills of its kind in the nation. Wade House is also home to the Wesley Jung Carriage Museum, which houses the state's largest collection of antique carriages and working wagons.

Accessibility Information

Reasonable accommodations will be made for individuals requiring wheelchairs for mobility. Call ahead to make arrangements.