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Conceptualizing Sullivan's Island

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Postby Grover1 » Thu Jan 15, 2009 4:04 am


From The Post and Courier

http://www.charleston.net/news/2009/jan ... ecog68380/

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Postby island » Fri Jan 16, 2009 8:12 am


I wonder what Frank Lloyd Wright would have designed for a lighthouse.
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Postby LighthouseNews » Fri Jan 16, 2009 9:54 am


That's an interesting thought, island. My first thought when I read the story that the Kahn mentioned in the story was the other well known architect Albert Kahn, until I read it closer. I don't know if he's related to the Louis, as he's from a family of 8 sibs, but I daresay Albert Kahn would have done a creditable job. He (Albert) already did one lighthouse, the nations's only marble lighthouse, the William Livingstone Memorial on Belle Isle in Detroit.

Wikipedia Link to Alfred Kahn's Bio


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Postby rocky5128 » Fri Jan 16, 2009 9:55 pm


I think if F.L. Wright would have designed a lighthouse we would have had stained glass windows at the top. Or the first stained glass Fresnel lens. :lol:

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