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Jens Jensen Studio & Landscape, 950-954 Dean Avenue, Highland Park, Lake County, IL



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Location
950-954 Dean Avenue, Highland Park, IL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IL-1189
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N70).
Significance: Originally part of a summer property known as The Clearing, the Jens Jensen studio and surrounding landscape was the working and living laboratory of the man now considered the dean of the Prairie style of landscape architecture. The property is important for its association with Jens Jensen, and has significance in the history of American landscape architecture. The summer house and studio were included in the 1983 Highland Park Multiple Property Listing on the National Register of Historic Places.

Subjects
Studios
Landscapes
Landscape Architects


Related Names
Jenson, Jens


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

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