Avery Drawings & Archives Collections
 

Frank Lloyd Wright Miscellanea, 1905-1995, bulk 1940s-1960s

Series III: Associations / Tours / Restoration Activities

documents the various groups and organizations that have formed to honor and preserve Frank Lloyd Wright's work through house tours and preservation projects. Includes paint samples and contact sheets related to the Unity Temple Restoration Foundation and statistics related to visitors and venues generated by tours of Fallingwater.

Box 01: Folder 22 Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, printed materials 1965, 1980, undated

Includes school of architecture information sheet, Foundation brochure, "Day At Taliesin" invitation, Monona Basin Project brochure.

Box 01: Folder 23 Frank Lloyd Wright Association and Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio Foundation (Oak Park, IL), printed materials 1970s

Includes 3 copies of FLW Home and Studio brochure, 1 newsletter published by the FLW Association.

Box 01: Folder 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Association of Japan, ephemera 1970s

Includes exhibition announcements, flyers, calendars from 1974 and 1975, correspondence and cards to Avery librarians.

Box 01: Folder 25 Unity Temple Restoration Foundation, printed materials 1969 - 1980

Includes promotional materials and a 1980 board membership list, brochures, and restoration building plans.

Box 01: Folder 26 Unity Temple Restoration Foundation, photographs and color samples undated

Includes contact sheets of images of restoration work in progress and finished work, with letter to Edgar Kaufman from John Michiels, Architectural Consultant for the restoration.

Box 02: Folder 01 Dana-Thomas House Foundation, printed materials 1980s - 1990s

Includes Foundation 1985 Annual Report, tour and membership brochures, cards, post-cards, publications on the history of the house that FLW built for Susan Lawrence Dana.

Box 02: Folder 02 Pope-Leighey House materials written by Loren Pope 1948, 1965

Contains two publications written by Loren Pope on the subject of the Pope-Leighey House, printed by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Washington, DC.

Box 02: Folder 03 Oak Park Tour Center, printed materials undated

Contains tour brochures.

Box 02: Folder 04 Little House (MN) - relocation to Metropolitan Museum of Art, publication 1972

Coverage in the picture section of the Minneapolis Tribune, dated August 20, 1972.

Box 02: Folder 05 Fallingwater - Western Pennsylvania Conservancy publication and tour revenue correspondence 1965, 1976-77

Includes one copy of "Water, Land and Life" which features a story about Fallingwater tours and correspondence between the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy and William Shopsin regarding visitors and monies generated by tours of Fallingwater.

Box 02: Folder 06 Misc. FLW building brochures and histories undated