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Guide to the Darwin D. Martin Papers, 1883-1982 (inclusive), 1904-1949 (bulk)
Special Collections M0355  
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Description
Includes more than 200 letters from Wright and over 2,000 letters to Wright from the Martins and other clients in Buffalo. Wright's letters refer to the design and construction of the Larkin building and the Martin homes and discuss his personal life and his philosophy of art and architecture. Also includes several drafts of manuscripts which Wright prepared for publication.
Background
Active patron and supporter of Frank Lloyd Wright. Secretary of the Larkin Co. of Buffalo, New York.
Extent
4 linear ft.
Restrictions
Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.
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None.