|Avery Drawings & Archives Collections|
At a Glance
Approximately 1,000 architectural drawings, circa 1880-1959, with related correspondence, clippings, announcements, specifications, legal documents, and photographs. Major projects represented include Auldbrass Plantation, Yemasee, S.C; the Guggenheim Museum, New York City; Fallingwater (the Edgar J. Kaufmann residence), Bear Run, Pa.; and Wright's own home and studio in Oak Park, Ill. Also, Wright's correspondence relating to exhibits and publication of his work; other professional matters; and correspondence with his son, John Lloyd Wright, 1920s-1950s; manuscript, typescript, and printed versions of articles and addresses by Wright; photographs, programs, invitations, issues of SQUARE-PAPERS, and other materials, circa 1920s-1940s, relating to Taliesin; and miscellaneous invitations, programs, announcements, honors, appreciations, memorials, clippings, and other documents relating to various aspects of Wright's career.
Using the Collection
Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library
Frank Lloyd Wright architectural drawings and papers. Dept. of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, COlumbia University, New York, N.Y.
A larger more, comphrensive collection of drawings, photographs and records are found in the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Archives also housed at Avery Drawings & Archives. Please search CLIO with "Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Archives" to find related collection records.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library