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A recent nomination by the United States seeks to elevate ten celebrated buildings characteristic of influential architect Frank Lloyd Wright's style to UNESCO World Heritage Sites. If the nomination is fulfilled, the collection of buildings will join the 1,007 designated sites currently on the UNESCO World Heritage List, including some of the most recognizable buildings in the world like the Taj Mahal and Sydney Opera House. These structures are recognized for their extraordinary cultural significance and "outstanding universal values." See the ten nominated buildings, after the break. Unity Temple; Oak Park, Illinois Frederick C. Robie House; Chicago, Illinois Taliesin; Spring Green, Wisconsin Hollyhock House; Los Angeles, California Fallingwater; Mill Run, Pennsylvania  Herbert and Katherine Jacobs House; Madison, Wisconsin View more View full description
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