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Developer Bulldozes Frank Lloyd Wright Building as Preservationists Rushed to Save It

Interior of the Lockridge Medical Clinic (photo by Adam Jeselnick)

“None of us are aware of why the owner changed his mind and moved up his demolition plans.” She added that Ruis had also rejected a request to salvage architectural elements, either prior to or during the demolition process.

Source: Developer Bulldozes Frank Lloyd Wright Building as Preservationists Rushed to Save It

Frank Lloyd Wright building in Montana is demolished overnight – Archpaper.com

The exterior of the Lockridge Medical Clinic, pre-demolition. (Courtesy Montana Preservation Alliance)

The exterior of the Lockridge Medical Clinic, pre-demolition. (Courtesy Montana Preservation Alliance)

The FLWBC notes that this is the first viable, or mostly un-altered, Wright building to be torn down in 40 years, and that it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The demolition was done by developer Mick Ruis in Whitefish, Montana.

Source: Frank Lloyd Wright building in Montana is demolished overnight – Archpaper.com