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Bill Schmidt collection of Frank Lloyd Wright printed material, 1883-1987

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Finding aid to the Bill Schmidt collection of Frank Lloyd Wright printed maerial, 1883-1987

Title: Bill Schmidt collection of Frank Lloyd Wright printed material
Dates: 1883-1987
Number: 850689
Creator/Collector: Schmidt, Bill (Walter)
Extent: 15.0 linear feet (45 boxes)
Abstract: Postcards, photographs, museum catalogs, and other printed ephemera assembled by Schmidt show many of Wright's most famous buildings and note the relationship of his work to that of other architects. The bulk of the collection comprises journals and other printed materials describing Wright, his work, or his ideas; some of the printed ephemera is published by the Taliesin Fellowship. All but two of the publications are listed in R. L. Sweeney's Frank Lloyd Wright: An Annotated Bibliography and are arranged by Sweeney number. The collection also includes copies of letters, plans, and some manuscript material.
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Language: Collection material is in English
Repository: The Getty Research Institute
Special Collections
1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 1100
Los Angeles, California, 90049-1688
(310) 440-7390
Author: Finding aid prepared by J. Gibbs.


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