S.026 – Robert W. Roloson Rowhouses remodeling,

3213-3219 South Calumet Avenue, Chicago, Illinois


S.026.1 – 3213 South Calumet Avenue

S.026.2 – 3215 South Calumet Avenue

S.026.3 – 3217 South Calumet Avenue

S.026.4 – 3219 South Calumet Avenue




Wright remodeled this set of four rowhouses on Chicago’s near south side in 1894.  Looking left to right (north to south), the individual units are numbered by Prof. Storrer as S.026.1 through S.026.4.  The backs of these properties face Martin Luther King Drive. 


The city’s plaque erroneously implies that Wright designed this project from the ground-up. 


Photographed on May 10, 2012. 


Project number: T.9404




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S.026.1 – 3213 Calumet Avenue 


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Right: north side of 3213 Calumet Ave. with non-Wright garage addition


S.026.2 – 3215 Calumet Avenue 


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Right: rear of 3215 & 3213 Calumet Ave.




S.026.3 – 3217 Calumet Avenue 


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S.026.4 – 3219 Calumet Avenue 


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Balusters on exhibit at Art Institute of Chicago, photographed August 10, 2013:


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New 05/18/2012

Revised 05/05/2018