The House that Freer Built

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Concerns the Charles Lang Freer house, designed by Wilson Eyre, in Detroit, Michigan. Article includes plans, elevations, sketches, and a bibliography. Freer eventually donated his art collection to the Smithsonian to create the Freer Gallery of Art.


  • Eyre, Wilson
  • Freer, Charles Lang 1854-1919


Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography


(University of Detroit School of Architecture, Michigan) Avery Index

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Dichotomy Vol. 3, no. 4 (Journal)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


Spring 1981


  • Architecture
  • Bibliography

Physical description

pp. 5-53

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