Avery Drawings & Archives Collections
 

Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Archives : films, 1922-1984

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 12482462 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 ; Wright, Olgivanna Lloyd ; Taliesin Fellowship
Title Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Archives : films, 1922-1984
Physical Description 305 film reels
Language(s) English
Access

Collection temporarily unavailable for use due to digitization; expected availability Fall 2019.

Arrangement

Description

Publication Date

1922-1984

Part of The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Archives (The Museum of Modern Art | Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University, New York

This collection includes over 300 film reels. By format, the collection contains 179 16mm film, 109 8mm film, and 17 35mm film. While the inclusive dates of the collection range from 1922 to 1984, the bulk of the films are from the 1930s into the 1960s. Footage includes home movies of Wright and family, life and events of the Taliesin Fellowship, and informal site and building visits. The collection also includes professionally produced recordings of interviews and talks by Wright and promotional coverage of his built works.

Using the Collection

Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Restrictions on Access

Collection temporarily unavailable for use due to digitization; expected availability Fall 2019.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Revision Description

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Amateur films -- United States -- History Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Architects -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Architecture -- United States -- History -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Motion pictures Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Taliesin (Spring Green, Wis.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Taliesin West (Scottsdale, Ariz.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 -- : Family Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 -- : Homes and haunts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 -- : Interviews Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 -- : Philosophy Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note