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DID FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT AND ELBERT HUBBARD KNOW EACH OTHER? NEW EVIDENCE
Elbert G. Hubbard Frank Lloyd Wright Given their associations with the Arts & Crafts movement, their respective penchants for longish hair and distinctive ways of dress, and their connections to the Larkin Company in Buffalo (Hubbard was second in command o...

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WRIGHT STUDIES AND OTHER MATTERS
Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer (Image (c) Mark Hertzberg via PrairieMod) When the Archives of the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation opened to scholars around 1980 a wealth of scholarship ensued as the 1980s and 90s saw an outpouring of excellent books by Neil Levine, An...

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FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT AND CARLO SCARPA
Carlo Scarpa (R) and Frank Lloyd Wright (L) (Photo: Phaidon Press) At the beginning of the Twentieth Century Frank Lloyd Wright created an entirely new organic architecture comprised of elements of Nature, geometry, the Japanese print, music, engineering, a...

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VLADIMIR ŠLAPETA VISITS BUFFALO AND THE MARTIN HOUSE
Vladimír Šlapeta  and Susana Tejada, Curator of the Darwin D. Martin House (J. Quinan) Fiercely determined to research the papers of the distinguished
Czech engineer, Jaroslav J. Polivka in the UB Archives, and to see the Darwin Martin House, Vladim í r Š l...

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VLADIMIR SLAPETA VISITS BUFFALO AND THE MARTIN HOUSE
Vladimir Slapeta and Susana Tejada, Curator of the Darwin D. Martin House (J. Quinan) Fiercely determined to research the
papers of the distinguished Czech engineer, Jaroslav J. Polivka in the UB
Archives and to see the Darwin Martin House, Vladimir Slapeta...

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WOULD YOU SIT IN THIS CHAIR?
Side chair, Darwin D. Martin House Frank Lloyd Wright, elevation and partial section drawing, dining table and side chairs, Darwin D. Martin House (University Archives, State University of New York at Buffalo) Visitors to the Darwin D. Martin House often wi...

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WOULD YOU SIT IN THIS CHAIR?
Side chair, Darwin D. Martin House Frank Lloyd Wright, elevation and partial section drawing, dining table and side chairs, Darwin D. Martin House (University Archives, State University of New York at Buffalo) Visitors to the Darwin D. Martin House often wi...

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THE MARTIN HOUSE LIBRARY C1910
Library of the Darwin D. Martin House (Photo, c1910, courtesy of the University Archives, State University of New York at Buffalo) As the restoration of the Martin House moves forward it has been necessary to scrutinize amateur photographs like this one (ab...

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WRIGHT ON THE RUN
An approximation of Mrs. Wright's car (Image from  veronicawaldsamusingmusings.blogspot.com ) Over the past twenty years I have met a number of Frank Lloyd Wright's later, Usonian period, clients, and I've noticed that there are references to Wright's "scam...
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