Melson House as viewed from Willow Creek
Photographer / artist:Mati Maldre, Chicago, Illinois
Copyright:© Mati Maldre, Chicago, Illinois, 1989
Source:Mati Maldre, Chicago, Illinois
Architects:Walter Burley Griffin
Subject Date:Plans completed 1912
The Melson House at Rock Crest, Mason City, Iowa is built of stone and reinforced concrete. It shows a command of stone that Frank Lloyd Wright was not to equal for many years.