Departmental Papers (Historic Preservation)

Document Type

Journal Article

Date of this Version

January 2007


Reprinted from APT Bulletin: Journal of Preservation Technology, Volume 38, Issue 1, January 2007, pages 3-12.
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The author, Frank G. Matero asserts his right to include this material in ScholarlyCommons@Penn.


In the realm of architectural conservation controversies in America in the late-twentieth century, perhaps none created greater or longer discussion than the expansion and restoration of Frank Lloyd Wright's Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City.



Date Posted: 03 April 2008

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