|Avery Drawings & Archives Collections|
At a Glance
The transcripts are arranged chronologically and are dividied into two series: Series I: Fellowship Talk transcripts; Series II: Other talks, interviews and lectures
Scope and Content
Series I: Talks to the Taliesin Fellowship includes transcripts of 236 of those talks dating from 1948 until a few weeks prior to Wright's death in 1959. The format of the transcripts are unbound typescripts. About 50 of those transcripts include manuscript annotations likely in Wright's hand.
Series II: Other talks, interviews and lectures includes 57 transcripts of various talks, interviews and lectures given by Wright to a public audience.
[RESTRICTION: Audio recordings exist for nearly all of the talks represented in this collection. Those audio recordings are currently closed for research pending preservation work.]
Part of The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Archives (The Museum of Modern Art | Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University, New York
Using the Collection
Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library
Restrictions on Access
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Restrictions on Use
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Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Archives : Fellowship talk transcripts, ca. 1890-1960. The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Archives (The Museum of Modern Art | Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University, New York).
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library
Arranged and described by Nicole L. Richard.
2017-11-28 File created.
2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.
History / Biographical Note
Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959) was an American architect internationally recognized for his innovative building design, the Taliesin architecture school and fellowship, and his philosophy of "organic architecture."