Finding Aid for the Frank Lloyd Wright - Darwin D. Martin Papers, circa 1888-1979

MS 22.8

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Collection Overview

Title: Frank Lloyd Wright - Darwin D. Martin Papers, 1888-1979
Creator: Martin, D. D. (Darwin D.), 1865-1935
Extent: 1.25 linear feet (3 manuscript boxes)
Language of Material: Collection material in English.
Repository: State University of New York at Buffalo. University Archives
Abstract: Correspondence between Darwin D. Martin of Buffalo, New York and architect Frank Lloyd Wright, concerning the Wright designed homes for the Martin family.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Description and dates], Box/folder number, MS 22.8, Frank Lloyd Wright - Darwin D. Martin Papers, 1888-1979, University Archives, State University of New York at Buffalo.

See the Special Collections' preferred citations instructions for additional information.

Acquisition Information

The Frank Lloyd Wright Darwin D. Martin Collection was purchased jointly for the University Archives of the State University of New York at Buffalo and for Special Collections at Stanford University. Under the terms of the agreement between the two institutions, the State University of Buffalo has the original copies of materials dated prior to 1915, and photocopies of the later materials. Stanford University has the original copies of materials dated 1915 and later and photocopies of the earlier materials.

Terms of Access

Frank Lloyd Wright - Darwin D. Martin Papers, 1888-1979 are open for research.

Copyright

Copyright of papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the University Archives before publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.

Alternate Form

Photocopies of original records are available for public use.

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Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected to this collection.


Chronology

1865 Darwin D. Martin born - Boucville, Madison Co., New York
1867 Frank Lloyd Wright born - Richland Center, Wisconsin
1869 Isabelle Reidpath, the future Mrs. Martin, born - Buffalo, New York
1878 Brothers Darwin D. Martin and Louis Frank Martin selling soap for Larkin Company in New York City
1879 Darwin D. Martin, aged thirteen, begins work at Larkin Company in Buffalo
1885 Darwin D. Martin invents cardex
1887 Frank Lloyd Wright begins studies at the University of Wisconsin
1888 Darwin D. Martin begins building house on Summit Avenue in Buffalo
1889 Darwin D. Martin marries Isabelle Reidpath
Frank Lloyd Wright builds Home and Studio in Oak Park
1890 Frank Lloyd Wright joins Alder and Sullivan
Darwin D. Martin replaces Elbert Hubbard as Secretary of Larkin Soap Company
1893 Frank Lloyd Wright starts his own practice
1902 October 29 -- Darwin D. Martin meets Frank Lloyd Wright
Darwin D. Martin purchases site for Martin House Complex, Jewett Parkway
1903 October 11 - Construction begins on Barton House
1904 July 20 - Construction begins on Martin House
October - Barton House occupied
1905 Martin House Complex completed
1910 Frank Lloyd Wright designs Bar Beach Cottage (Bay Beach, Ontario, Canada) for Darwin D. Martin (unexecuted)
1923 Darwin D. Martin commissions Frank Lloyd Wright to design a home for James and Dorothy Martin Foster, daughter of Darwin D. Martin (unexecuted)
1925 Martin retires from the Larkin Company
1926 Construction begins on Graycliff
1928 June 20 - Graycliff occupied
Frank Lloyd Wright designs the Blue Sky Mausoleum for Darwin D. Martin's ploy in Buffalo's Forest Lawn Cemetery (unexecuted)
1935 Darwin D. Martin dies in Buffalo
1936 Fallingwater (Bear Run, Pennsylvania), designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for the Kaufmanns
1945 Isabelle R. Martin dies in Buffalo
1959 Frank Lloyd Wright dies

Chronology: Graycliff, 1926-1997

1926 April 5 - Darwin D. Martin writes to Frank Lloyd Wright requesting 1910 Bay Beach Cottage design; Darwin D. Martin is considering building on shores of Lake Erie
April 18 - Darwin D. Martin looks at site in Derby, New York
April 19 - Darwin D. Martin purchases 250-foot front on Lake Erie, with 60-foot cliff
April 21 - Darwin D. Martin informs Frank Lloyd Wright that he's not interested in 1910 cottage design, but a two-story stone house designed by Frank E. Newman for E.W. Russell of Greenwich, Connecticut
May 3 - Frank Lloyd Wright sends Darwin D. Martin preliminary drawings
May 5 - Darwin D. Martin informs Frank Lloyd Wright that Isabelle R. Martin is Frank Lloyd Wright's client
August 19-20 - Frank Lloyd Wright in Buffalo to see site
August 27 - Isabelle R. Martin sees the site for first time
September - Construction on garage begun.
September - Due to marital problems, Frank Lloyd Wright asks his son John Lloyd Wright to take over the project; the Martins did not approve the change
November - Frank Lloyd Wright resumes his service to the Martins; construction continues on the site
1927 April 5-6 - Frank Lloyd Wright visits site
June 4 - Darwin D. Martin writes to Frank Lloyd Wright of the completion of the foundation of the main house
June 15-16 - Frank Lloyd Wright visits site
August 31-September 2 - Chimney and masonry of main house completed
September - Frank Lloyd Wright finalizes designs for landscape, tennis court, circle, and guest house; the guest house was not executed
September - Furniture designs by Frank Lloyd Wright are executed
1928 March 10, 12 - Furniture bought for main house
June 20 - Martins "open" house
September 20 - Paul A. Harsh, a house guest at Graycliff, suggests the name "Graycliff"
1929 April - Isabelle R. martin asks Frank Lloyd Wright to design a screened walk to cross the esplanade behind the stone bench for servants
June 15 - Frank Lloyd Wright visits site
July - Martins request Frank Lloyd Wright to design a "concrete tent house" for the Foster family (unexecuted)
July - Martins request Frank Lloyd Wright to design a third-floor to main house (unexecuted)
July 29 - Construction on evergreen garden, stone seat begun; Frank Lloyd Wright selects and ships furnishings for the main house from Marshall Fields in Chicago; Frank Lloyd Wright suggests wicker and overstuffed chairs fo the main house
1935 Darwin D. Martin passes away
Isabelle R. Martin continues to summer at the site, and winters with the Foster family
1938 November - Engineering report on site compiled by G.E. Seitzmiller for insurance purposes
1941 Isabelle R. Martin continues to summer at the site, but moves into garage apartment
1942 Isabelle R. martin spends her last summer at the site; she moves permanently to Buffalo to live with the Foster family
1945 Isabelle R. Martin passes away
Stewardship of the site falls to a holding company belonging to Darwin R. Martin, son of Darwin D. Martin
1950 Piarist Fathers, a Hungarian order, purchases site from Darwin R. Martin
Mid-1950s Chapel addition constructed over south terrace of main house
Garage addition and a storage building constructed
Circa 1956 School building/dormitory constructed to house Hungarian refugees
1958 August - Frank Lloyd Wright visits the site
1996 Piarist Father's place property for sale
Graycliff Conservancy is formed to acquire and restore the site
1997 October - Graycliff Conservancy signs a contract to purchase the site

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence between Darwin D. Martin of Buffalo, New York and architect Frank Lloyd Wright, concerning the Wright designed homes for the Martin family: The George Barton House (1904) and the Darwin D. Martin House (1906) in Buffalo, New York, and the Graycliff House (1928) in Derby, New York; and the Larkin Company Administration Building in Buffalo; later correspondence documents the continuing personal and financial relationship between Darwin D. Martin and Frank Lloyd Wright. Also includes correspondence between Darwin D. Martin and his brother William E. Martin of Chicago, Illinois, who was also a client and friend of Frank Lloyd Wright. In addition to correspondence, the Collection includes specifications for the Martin and Barton houses. Also included is a small amount of family and business correspondence of Darwin D. Martin and his son, Darwin R. Martin.



Container List

I.    Martin Family Papers, 1888, 1905-1933

Photocopies of original records are available for public use.

Scopecontent note: Series contains material from the Larkin Company, Martin family correspondence, travel memos, World War I service memorabilia, correspondence on Darwin D. Martin's retirement from the Larkin Company, and photographs.

I. has seven subseries, each arranged chronologically:

I.A.    Letters, 1888, 1897 (Larkin Company)
Box-folder Item Contents
1.1 1
Notes
(2 sheets)

begins "Daily Postage 38.00", undated, 1 page
begins "Soap 2.00", September 20, 1988, 1 page

1.1 2
Autograph letter signed (ALS) John D. Larkin to Darwin D. Martin, February 12, 1897
1 page
I.B.     Letters, 1905-1933 (Martin Family Personal Papers)
Box-folder Item Contents
1.2 1
Autograph letter signed (ALS) Thomas B. Berry to Darwin D. Martin, December 8, 1904
7 pages
1.2 2
Typed letter signed (TLS) Darwin D. Martin to Mr. Berry, June 30, 1905
6 pages
1.2 3
Autograph letter signed (ALS) Horace Warren to Darwin D. Martin, July 31, 1906
1 page
1.2 3
Typed letter (TL) (reply) Darwin D. Martin to H. Warren, August 7, 1906
1 page
1.2 4
Typed letter signed (TLS) B.T.W. to Larkin Soap Co., March 29, 1907
1 page

[Original at Stanford]

1.2 5
Typed letter signed (TLS) Darwin D. Martin to W.H. Crosby, October 23, 1908
2 pages
1.2 6
Typed letter signed (TLS) Charles E. Hughes to Darwin D. Martin, November 5, 1908
1 page
1.2 7
Typed letter signed (TLS) B.T.W. to Darwin D. Martin, July 29, 1909
1 page

[Original at Stanford]

1.2 8
Typed letter signed (TLS) "J.D.L., Jr." to Darwin D. Martin, January 28, 1911
1 page
1.2 9
Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Col. W.H. Phillips, August 17, 1911
2 pages
1.2 10
Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Mrs. Maud L. Huffer, May 18, 1912
1 page
1.2 11
Autograph letter signed (ALS) L. Gertrude Angell to Darwin D. Martin, September 29, 1912
3 pages
1.2 12
Pamphlet "The Buffalo Seminary: Requirements and Expense", undated
3 pages
1.2 13
Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to L.G. Angell, October 3, 1913
2 pages
1.2 14
Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Henry R. Howland, January 7, 1914
1 page
1.2 15
Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Josephus Daniels, April 6, 1914
1 page
1.2 16
Typed letter signed (TLS) Josephus Daniels to Darwin D. Martin, April 10, 1914
1 page
1.2 17
Typed letter signed (TLS) B.T.W. to Darwin D. Martin, December 28, 1914
1 page

[Original at Stanford]

1.2 18
Typed letter signed (TLS) B.T.W. to Darwin D. Martin, March 11, 1915
1 page

[Original at Stanford]

1.2 19
Typed letter signed (TLS) B.T.W. to Darwin D. Martin, October 15, 1915
1 page
1.2 20
Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Prof. E.J. Ward, October 15, 1915
1 page

Note "Prof. E.J. Ward, The University, Madison, Wisconsin"

1.2 21
Typed letter signed (TLS) E.J. Ward to Darwin D. Martin, undated
1 page
1.2 22
Typed letter signed (TLS) John R. Mott to Darwin D. Martin, Dec. 20, 1916
1 page
1.2 23
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin?] to Joseph S. Ford, August 27, 1918
2 pages
1.2 24
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Mother" [Isabelle R. Martin], September 21, 1926
1 page
1.2 25
Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to John Young-Hunter, March 9, 1927
1 page
1.2 26
Typed letter (TL) Initialed "O" [Darwin D. Martin] to John Young-Hunter, April 1, 1927
1 page
1.2 27
Autograph letter signed (ALS) Eva R. Young-Hunter to Darwin D. Martin "Friday the 29th", [1927?]
1 page
1.2 28
Autograph letter signed (ALS) Eva R. Young-Hunter to Darwin D. Martin, [1927?]
1 page
1.2 29
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to John Young-Hunter, July 15, 1927
1 page
1.2 30
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Mother" [Isabelle R. Martin], September 2, 1927
1 page
1.2 31
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Mother" [Isabelle R. Martin], September 6, 1927
1 page
1.2 32
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Mother" [Isabelle R. Martin], September 12, 1927
1 page
1.2 33
Postcard Eve Young-Hunter to Darwin D. Martin, September 13, 1927
1 page
1.2 34
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Mother" [Isabelle R. Martin] September 27, 1927
1 page
1.2 35
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Mother" [Isabelle R. Martin] September 28, 1927
1 page
1.2 36
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Mother" [Isabelle R. Martin] September 29, 1927
1 page
1.2 37
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Mother" [Isabelle R. Martin] October 3, 1927
1 page
1.2 38
Autograph letter signed (ALS) "Belle" [Isabelle R. Martin] to "Rather Dear" [Darwin D. Martin] October 3, 1928
1 page
1.2 39
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Mother" [Isabelle R. Martin] October 4, 1928
1 page
1.2 40
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Mother" [Isabelle R. Martin] October 2, 1929
1 page
1.2 41
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Mother" [Isabelle R. Martin] October 3, 1929
1 page
1.2 42
Autograph letter signed (ALS) "Isy" [Isabelle R. Martin] to "Dearest Daddy" [Darwin D. Martin] October 4, 1929
2 pages
1.2 43
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Mother" [Isabelle R. Martin] October 4, 1929
1 page
1.2 44
Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to DRM March 7, 1930
1 page

(plus 1 written copy, 1 page)

1.2 45
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Dear Uncle Will and Aunt Delta" November 2, 1931
1 page
1.2 46
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to Delta M. Barton, "Day after Thanksgiving, 1931"
1 page
1.2 47
Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin] to "Delta and Will" September 5, 1932
1 page
1.2 48
List of Investments, "I.R. Martin-Yearly Income" 1933
2 pages
I.C.     Trip to California
Box-folder Item Contents
1.3 1
A Trip to California, 1915 June-July, 1915
31 pages

Typed manuscripts (TMs) by Darwin D. Martin

1.3 2
Vacation in the Carolinas 1917
2 pages

Typed manuscripts (TMs) by Darwin D. Martin and handwritten comments by second party

I.D.     Trip to England, Scotland and Wales
Box-folder Item Contents
1.4 1
A Trip to England, Scotland and Wales June-August, 1923
13 pages

Typed manuscripts (TMs) by Darwin D. Martin and notes on cathedrals

I.E.     World War I Service, 1917-1918

Originals in MS 22.6 , Darwin D. Martin Family Papers, 1878-1935, Box/Folder 6.17
Box-folder Item Contents
1.5 1
Three passes for State, War, and Navy Building and Council of National Defense issued to Darwin D. Martin
1.5 2
Statement appointing Darwin D. Martin "Expert in the Council of National Defense" December 31, 1917
1 page
1.5 3
Printed booklet "Memorandum for the Military Affairs Committee...in behalf of the Committee on Supplies"
1.5 4
Two U.S. Treasury Department checks, to Larkin Co. (five cents) and to Darwin D. Martin (one dollar)
I.F.     Darwin D. Martin Retirement from Larkin Company, 1925
Box-folder Item Contents
1.6 1
Autograph letter signed (ALS) "Will" (Wm. H. Cruttenden) to "Dear Cousin Dar" [Darwin D. Martin" September 8, 1925
2 pages
1.6 2
Typed letter signed (TLS) William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin September 8, 1925
1 page
1.6 3
Typed letter signed (TLS) F.C. Hitch to Darwin D. Martin September 9, 1925
1 page
1.6 4
Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Maurice E. Preisch September 11, 1925
1 page
1.6 5
Autograph letter signed (ALS) Illegible signature (Niagara Lithograph Co., Buffalo, President) to Darwin D. Martin dated "Thursday"
1 page
1.6 6
Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to F.C. Hitch September 12, 1925
1 page
1.6 7
Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Wm. H. Cruttenden September 12, 1925
1 page
1.6 8
Autograph letter signed (ALS) "Frank" to Darwin D. Martin September 13, 1925
2 pages
1.6 9
Autograph letter signed (ALS) Willie (Wm. H. Cruttenden) to Darwin D. Martin September 14, 1925
1 page
1.6 10
Typed letter signed (TLS) Maurice E. Preisch to Darwin D. Martin September 15, 1925
1 page
1.6 11
Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Maurice E. Preisch September 16, 1925
1 page
1.6 12
Autograph letter signed (ALS) William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin September 22, 1925
1 page
1.6 13
Autograph letter signed (ALS) "Teddy" to Darwin D. Martin September 23, 1925
2 pages
1.6 14
Autograph letter signed (ALS) Wm. H. Crosby to Darwin D. Martin September 28, 1925
1 page
1.6 15
Autograph letter signed (ALS) Dorothy to "My Beloved Family" "Friday" [1925?]
1 page
1.6 16
Typed letter signed (TLS) Andrew C. McKenzie to Darwin D. Martin October 7, 1925
1 page
1.6 17
Autograph letter signed (ALS) [] baker to Darwin D. Martin undated
1 page
1.6 18
Typed letter signed (TLS) John D. Larkin to Darwin D. Martin November 25, 1925
1 page

(Plus one handwritten copy, 1 p)

I.G.     Photographs
Scopecontent note: Copies. Originals #1-10 in photo collection.
Box-folder Item Contents
1.7 1
Aunt Emmaline, 83 years, 1898

[MS22.5, #239]

1.7 2
Tombstone of Roswell Smith

[MS22.5, #238]

1.7 3
Isabelle R. Martin

[MS22.5, #236]

1.7 4
Birthplace of Dorothy Smith (b.1784)

[MS22.5, #237]

1.7 5
Garden wall of Martin House

[MS22.5, #335]

1.7 6
Garden and greenhouse of Martin House

[MS22.5, #333]

1.7 7
Barton House, January 17, 1940

[MS 22.5, #339]

1.7 8
Martin yard, with drain

[MS22.5, #334]

1.7 9
Crumbling pier, Martin yard
1.7 10
Conservatory

[MS 22.5, #337]

1.7 11
Frank Lloyd Wright holding Iovanna, circa 1926

[Original owned by Stanford]

1.7 12
Olgivanna Wright holding Iovanna

[Original owned by Stanford]

II.    Specifications 1905-1904

Photocopies of original records are available for public use.

Series II is arranged in three subseries:

II.A.    Barton House Specifications
Box-folder Item Contents
1.8 1
Dwelling for Mr. Barton, Revised July 15, 1903
41 pages
1.8 2
Dwelling for Mr. Barton, Revised October 26, 1903
36 pages
1.8 3
Dwelling for Mr. Barton, Revised October 26, 1903
36 pages
1.8 4
Dwelling for Mr. Barton, Revised October 26, 1903
36 pages
1.8 5
Barton House hardware, undated
36 pages
II.B.    Gardner's Cottage Specifications
Box-folder Item Contents
1.9 1
Gardner's Cottage Complete undated
45 pages
1.9 2
Gardner's Cottage Heating System: Water, Gas, Electric undated
16 pages [2 copies]
1.9 3
Gardner's Cottage Earth Work: Mason, Wood, Sheetmetal, Glass, Paint undated
23 pages [2 copies]
II.C.    Martin House Specifications
Box-folder Item Contents
1.10 1
Dwelling, stable, plant house undated
16 pages
1.10 2
Dwelling, stable, plant house July 13, 1904
27 pages
1.10 3
Dwelling, stable, plant house: Water system, Heating System August 17, 1904
10 pages
III.    Correspondence 1902-1935

Photocopies of original records are available for public use.

Series III is arranged chronologically.

Box-folder Item Contents
1.11 1 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to "My dear Mrs. Dana or Mrs. Lawrence", 1902?
1 page
1.11 2 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Mr. Little, 1902?
1 page
1.11 3 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, 1902?
1 page
1.12 1 Autograph letter signed (ALS) William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin October 22, 1902
3 pages
1.12 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to William E. Martin December 10, 1902
3 pages
1.13 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Larkin
5 pages
1.13 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright March 21, 1903
3 pages
1.13 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin March 25, 1903
2 pages
1.13 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright March 25, 1903
2 pages
1.13 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin March 27, 1903
2 pages
1.14 1 Typed letter (TL) GWM (initials only on letter) to "Mr. Martin" April 8, 1903
2 pages
1.14 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (Walter B. Griffin) to Darwin D. Martin April 27, 1903
1 page
1.14 3 Memo, Sewer information April 29, 1903
1 page
1.14 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 2, 1903
2 pages
1.14 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin May 11, 1903
2 pages
1.14 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 14, 1903
2 pages
1.15 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (Walter B. Griffin) to Darwin D. Martin June 1, 1903
1 page
1.15 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright June 29, 1903
3 pages

(Plus two copies)

1.15 3 Autograph letter signed (ALS) William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin July 17, 1903
2 pages
1.15 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to William E. Martin July 21, 1903
4 pages
1.15 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (Walter B. Griffin) to Darwin D. Martin July 22, 1903
2 pages
1.15 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright July 24, 1903
1 page
1.15 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (W.B. Griffin) July 30, 1903
1 page
1.16 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 4, 1903
2 pages
1.16 2 Frank Lloyd Wright's office (W.B. Griffin) to Darwin D. Martin August 8, 1903
1 page
1.16 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Darwin D. Martin to "I.R.M." (his wife) August 14, 1903
3 pages

(Plus one copy)

1.16 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 18, 1903
3 pages

(Plus one copy)

1.16 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 19, 1903
3 pages

(Plus one copy, 2 pages

1.16 6 Memo from O.S. Lang, building costs undated
1 page
1.16 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 22, 1903
2 pages

(Plus one copy)

1.16 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 25, 1903
2 pages

(Plus one copy)

1.16 9 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 28, 1903
3 pages

(Plus one copy, 2 pages)

1.16 10 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 31, 1903
2 pages
1.17 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 2, 1903
1 page

(Plus one copy)

1.17 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin September 3, 1903
2 pages
1.17 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (W.B. Griffin) to Darwin D. Martin October 2, 1903
1 page
1.17 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 27, 1903
1 page
1.18 1 Typed letter (TL) Frank Lloyd Wright to C.D. Foster undated
1 page
1.18 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin(?) to O.S. Lang November 4, 1903
1 page
1.18 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin November 5, 1903
1 page
1.18 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin November 9, 1903
1 page
1.18 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin November 16, 1903
1 page
1.19 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 10, 1903
2 pages
1.19 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 26, 1903
2 pages
1.19 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 29, 1903
2 pages
1.19 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 31, 1903
2 pages
2.1 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin January 2, 1904
2 pages
2.1 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 5, 1904
2 pages
2.1 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 11, 1904
2 pages
2.1 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin January 11, 1904
2 pages
2.1 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 13, 1904
2 pages
2.1 6 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin January 14, 1904
2 pages
2.1 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin January 15, 1904
1 page
2.1 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 15, 1904
2 pages
2.1 9 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 16, 1904
2 pages
2.1 10 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin [not Frank Lloyd Wright's signature] January 18, 1904
2 pages
2.1 11 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 20, 1904
2 pages
2.1 12 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin January 21, 1904
2 pages
2.2 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin April 29, 1904
2 pages
2.2 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin April 29, 1904
2 pages
2.2 3 Western Union telegram Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin May 21, 1904
1 page
2.2 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 20, 1904
1 page
2.2 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin May 23, 1904
1 page
2.2 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 23, 1904
2 pages
2.2 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Darwin D. Martin to E.M. May May 23, 1904
1 page
2.2 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 24, 1904
3 pages
2.2 9 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 25, 1904
2 pages
2.2 10 Typed letter signed (TLS) C.E. Howland (Akron Tiling Co.) to Darwin D. Martin May 26, 1904
1 page
2.2 11 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 26, 1904
1 page
2.2 12 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 27, 1904
2 pages
2.3 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin July 12, 1904
1 page
2.3 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin July 14, 1904
1 page
2.3 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright July 16, 1904
2 pages
2.3 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin July 25, 1904
2 pages

(Plus one copy)

2.3 5 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin July 30, 1904
1 page
2.4 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to William E. Martin August 1, 1904
1 page
2.4 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (W.B. Griffin) to Darwin D. Martin August 3, 1904
1 page
2.4 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin August 4, 1904
3 pages
2.4 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to William E. Martin August 5, 1904
2 pages
2.4 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 6, 1904
2 pages
2.4 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 12, 1904
2 pages
2.4 7 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Darwin D. Martin to O.S. Lang August 14, 1904
1 page
2.4 8 Typed letter (TL) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 15, 1904
2 pages
2.5 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 17, 1904
1 page
2.5 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 17, 1904
1 page
2.5 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 17, 1904
3 pages
2.5 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 19, 1904
2 pages
2.5 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 20, 1904
2 pages
2.5 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 23, 1904
4 pages
2.5 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 23, 1904
1 page
2.5 8 Typed letter (TL) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 25, 1904
2 pages
2.6 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to O.S. Lang September 8, 1904
1 page
2.6 2 Note Lang undated
1 page
2.6 3 Western Union telegram Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin September 9, 1904
1 page
2.6 4 Drawing by C.B. Foster undated
1 page
2.6 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) C.B. Foster to Frank Lloyd Wright September 10, 1904
1 page
2.6 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 16, 1904
2 pages
2.6 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (Walter B. Griffin) to O.S. Lang September 17, 1904
1 page
2.6 8 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (Walter B. Griffin) to Darwin D. Martin September 17, 1904
1 page
2.6 9 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 22, 1904
1 page
2.6 10 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to O.S. Lang September 24, 1904
1 page
2.6 11 Typed letter (TL) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin September 26, 1904
1 page

(Two copies)

2.6 12 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 29, 1904
3 pages
2.7 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 1, 1904
1 page
2.7 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 3, 1904
2 pages
2.7 3 Typed letter (TL) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 4, 1904
1 page

(Plus one copy)

2.7 4 Typed letter (TL) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 5, 1904
1 page

(Plus one copy)

2.7 5 Autograph letter signed (ALS) O.S. Lang to Frank Lloyd Wright October 6, 1904
1 page

(Plus TL copy)

2.7 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 6, 1904
2 pages
2.7 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 6, 1904
1 page
2.7 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 8, 1904
1 page
2.7 9 Typed letter (TL) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 10, 1904
1 page
2.8 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 11, 1904
2 pages
2.8 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 12, 1904
1 page
2.8 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 13, 1904
1 page
2.8 4 Typed letter (TL) Weary & Beck Contractors (Mosaic and tiles) to Frank Lloyd Wright October 13, 1904
1 page
2.8 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 13, 1904
3 pages
2.8 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 14, 1904
1 page
2.8 7 Note "H" [William Heath] to Darwin D. Martin October 15, 1904
1 page
2.8 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 15, 1904
2 pages
2.8 9 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 29, 1904
2 pages
2.8 10 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 31, 1904
2 pages

(Plus one copy of one page)

2.8 11 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 31, 1904
1 page
2.8 12 Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 31, 1904
2 pages
2.9 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 2, 1904
2p
2.9 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin November 7, 1904
1 page
2.9 3 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to O.S. Lang November 13, 1904
1 page
2.9 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (Walter B. Griffin) to O.S. Lang November 15, 1904
1 page
2.9 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to W. M. May November 25, 1904
3 pages
2.10 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 7, 1904
1 page
2.10 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin December 14, 1904
1 page
2.10 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin December 15, 1904
1 page
2.10 4 Autograph letter signed (ALS) to William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin December 16, 1904
1 page
2.10 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin December 17, 1904
1 page
2.10 6 Autograph letter signed (ALS) O.S. Lang to Frank Lloyd Wright December 17, 1904
1 page
2.10 7 Autograph letter signed (ALS) O.S. Lang to Darwin D. Martin December 18, 1904
1 page
2.10 8 Autograph letter signed (ALS) O.S. Lang to Frank Lloyd Wright December 19, 1904
1 page
2.10 9 Autograph letter signed (ALS) O.S. Lang to Frank Lloyd Wright December 21, 1904
1 page
2.10 10 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 28, 1904
1 page
2.10 11 AL O.S. Lang to (Frank Lloyd Wright?) undated
4 pages
2.11 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's Office (William Drummond) to O.S. Lang January 16, 1905
1 page
2.11 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 23, 1905
1 page
2.11 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Crosby (of Matthew Bros.) to Darwin D. Martin January 25, 1905
1 page
2.11 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin January 26, 1905
1 page
2.11 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 27, 1905
1 page
2.11 6 Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 28, 190
2 pages
2.11 7 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 31, 1905
1 page
2.12 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to W. B. Griffin February 20, 1905
1 page
2.12 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) W.B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin February 22, 1905
1 page
2.12 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) W.B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin February 24, 1905
1 page
2.12 4 Memo "M" [Darwin D. Martin] to "Lang" February 24, 1905
1 page

(One reply dated)

2.12 5 Note from O.S. Lang [to Darwin D. Martin?] February 25, 1905
1 page
2.12 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to W.B. Griffin February 28, 1905
2 pages
2.12 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) W.B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin undated
1 page
2.13 1 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (Frank Lloyd Wright per W) to O.S. Lang March 1, 1905
1 page
2.13 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin March 3, 1905
1 page
2.13 3 Note to Lillian to Darwin D. Martin March 6, 1905
1 page
2.13 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin March 9, 1905
1 page
2.13 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Walter B. Griffin March 10, 1905
2 pages
2.13 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright March 11, 1905
2 pages
2.13 7 Typed letter (TL) O.S. Lang to Frank Lloyd Wright March 14, 1905
2 pages
2.13 8 Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright March 18, 1905
1 page
2.13 9 Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright March 20, 1905
1 page
2.13 10 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Walter B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin March 25, 1905
1 page
2.13 11 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin March 28, 1905
1 page
2.13 12 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin March 30, 1905
1 page
2.13 13 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Walter B. Griffin March 31, 1905
1 page
2.14 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright April 5, 1905
1 page
2.14 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin April 5, 1905
1 page
2.14 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin April 6, 1905
1 page
2.14 4 Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright April 10, 1905
1 page
2.14 5 Autograph letter signed (ALS) O.S. Lang to Walter B. Griffin April 10, 1905
1 page
2.14 6 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin April 11, 1905
1 page
2.14 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to O.S. Lang April 11, 1905
1 page
2.14 8 Autograph letter signed (ALS) O.S. Lang to Walter B. Griffin April 20, 1905
1 page
2.14 9 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to Darwin D. Martin April 27, 1905
1 page

Includes sketch of curbs (enclosure) rec'd. April 29, 1905

2.14 10 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Linden Glass Co. April 29, 1905
1 page
2.15 1 Notes Darwin D. Martin to O.S. Lang May 14, 1905
3 pages

With replies dated April 15 and undated.

2.15 2 Autograph letter signed (ALS) O.S. Lang to Frank Lloyd Wright May 17, 1905
1 page
2.15 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin May 18, 1905
1 page
2.15 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 18, 1905
1 page
2.15 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 19, 1905
1 page
2.15 6 Typed letter signed (TLS) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin May 19, 1905
2 pages

(Return and reply)

2.15 7 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 25, 1905
2 pages
2.15 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 26, 1905
2 pages
2.15 9 Autograph letter signed (ALS) O.S. Lang to Frank Lloyd Wright May 26, 1905
1 page
2.15 10 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 31, 1905
1 page
2.16 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright June 3, 1905
1 page

(Plus one copy)

2.16 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright June 5, 1905
1 page
2.16 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin June 7, 1905
1 page

(Plus two copies)

2.16 4 Autograph letter signed (ALS) O.S. Lang to Frank Lloyd Wright June 22, 1905
1 page
2.16 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright June 29, 1905
1 page
2.16 6 Note (O.S. Lang?) to "Mr. Wright?" June 30, 1905
1 page
2.17 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright July 6, 1905
1 page
2.17 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright July 17, 1905
1 page
2.17 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright July 25, 1905
1 page
2.17 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin July 28, 1905
1 page
2.17 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 17, 1905
1 page
2.17 6 Telegram Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 23, 1905
1 page
2.17 7 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 24, 1905
1 page
2.17 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 26, 1905
1 page
2.17 9 Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 30, 1905
1 page
2.17 10 Typed letter signed (TLS) Walter B. Griffin to O.S. Lang August 30, 1905
1 page
2.17 11 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 31, 1905
1 page
2.18 1 Note Darwin D. Martin to Walter B. Griffin September 3, 1905
2 pages
2.18 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright SEPTEMBER 8, 1905
1 page
2.18 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 12, 1905
1 page
2.18 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin September 12, 1905
1 page
2.18 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 15, 1905
1 page
2.19 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin September 19, 1905
1 page
2.19 2 Note WRH (William R. Heath) to "Mr. M" undated
2 pages

Refers to Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin of September 19, 1905?

Includes clipping on "Luck"

2.19 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin September 19, 1905
3 pages
2.19 4 Typed letter (TL) Frank Lloyd Wright to O.S. Lang September 21, 1905
1 page
2.19 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright and William E. Martin ("Dear Brothers") September 21, 1905
3 pages
2.19 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 21, 1905
1 page
2.19 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin September 22, 1905
1 page
2.19 8 Typed letter signed (TLS) Isabel Roberts (for Frank Lloyd Wright) to Darwin D. Martin September 23, 1905
1 page
2.19 9 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 23, 1905
1 page
2.19 10 Note (unsigned) [O.S. Lang? to Frank Lloyd Wright September 25, 1905
1 page
2.19 11 Note (unsigned) [O.S. Lang? to Frank Lloyd Wright September 29, 1905
1 page
2.20 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 2, 1905
1 page
2.20 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 6, 1905
1 page
2.20 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin To Frank Lloyd Wright October 7, 1905
1 page
2.20 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 9, 1905
1 page

(Rec'd October 6, 1905 [error - 11 October]

2.20 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 11, 1905
2 pages
2.20 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 12, 1905
1 page
2.20 7 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 13, 1905
1 page
2.20 8 Typed letter signed (TLS) Isabel Roberts (Frank Lloyd Wrights office) to Darwin D. Martin October 16, 1905
1 page
2.20 9 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 23, 1905
2 pages
2.20 10 Note Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 23, 1905
1 page
2.20 11 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 25, 1905
1 page
2.20 12 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 28, 1905
1 page
2.20 13 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 30, 1905
1 page
2.21 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin November 2, 1905
1 page
2.21 2 Telegram Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin November 6, 1905
1 page
2.21 3 Memo [begins "Jard."] undated
1 page
2.21 4 Note Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 7, 1905
1 page
2.21 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 10, 1905
1 page
2.21 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 11, 1905
1 page
2.21 7 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 13, 1905
1 page
2.21 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 14, 1905
1 page
2.22 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 16, 1905
1 page
2.22 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Isabel Roberts (Frank Lloyd Wright's office) to Darwin D. Martin November 18, 1905
1 page
2.22 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Isabel Roberts (Frank Lloyd Wright's office) to Darwin D. Martin November 20, 1905
1 page
2.22 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin November 21, 1905
1 page
2.22 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 23, 1905
2 pages
2.22 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 29, 1905
1 page
2.23 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 5, 1905
1 page
2.23 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 6, 1905
1 page
2.23 3 Note and diagram - J. Taylor to Darwin D. Martin December 7, 1905
2 pages
2.23 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 7, 1905
2 pages
2.23 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 9, 1905
2 pages
2.23 6 Memo Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, with Darwin D. Martin response [December 16, 1905]
2 pages (3 sides)
2.23 7 Typed letter (TL) O.S. Lang to Frank Lloyd Wright December 24, 1905
1 page
2.23 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 26, 1905
1 page
2.23 9 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 26, 1905
2 pages
2.23 10 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 28, 1905
2 pages
2.23 11 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 30, 1905
1 page
2.23 12 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 30, 1905
3 pages
2.24 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin January 2, 1906
1 page

(Plus copy, 2 pages)

2.24 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 12, 1906
2 pages
2.24 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 15, 1906
1 page
2.24 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 18,1906
1 page
2.24 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (A.C. Tobin) to Darwin D. Martin January 27, 1906
1 page
2.25 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright February 14, 1906
1 page
2.25 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin TO Frank Lloyd Wright February 15, 1906
1 page
2.25 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright February 15, 1906
2 pages

Includes related notes (1 page each)

2.25 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright February 19, 1906
1 page
2.25 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (A.C. Tobin) to Darwin D. Martin February 21, 1906
1 page
2.25 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright February 27, 1906
1 page
2.25 7 Note Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright February 28, 1906
1 page
2.25 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright February 28, 1906
2 pages
2.26 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin March 1, 1906
1 page
2.26 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright March 1, 1906
1 page
2.26 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin March 1, 1906
2 pages
2.26 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright March 8, 1906
1 page
2.26 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin March 10, 1906
1 page
2.26 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright March 14, 1906
1 page
2.26 7 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright March 16, 1906
1 page
2.26 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright March 19, 1906
2 pages
2.26 9 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright March 24, 1906
1 page
2.26 10 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (A.C. Tobin) to Darwin D. Martin March 24, 1906
1 page
2.27 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright April 17, 1906
1 page
2.27 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin April 18, 1906
1 page
2.27 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright April 24, 1906
1 page
2.27 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright April 28, 1906
1 page
2.28 1 Typed letter (TL) and related notes - Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 14, 1906
2 pages
2.28 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 14, 1906
1 page
2.28 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 15, 1906
1 page
2.28 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin May 16, 1906
1 page
2.28 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (A.C. Tobin) to Darwin D. Martin May 16, 1906
1 page
2.28 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 17, 1906
2 pages
2.28 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright (per A.C. Tobin) to Darwin D. Martin May 21, 1906
1 page
2.28 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 22, 1906
1 page
2.28 9 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to William E. Martin May 25, 1906
1 page
2.28 10 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin May 25, 1906
1 page
2.28 11 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 28, 1906
1 page
2.28 12 Typed letter (TL) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin May 28, 1906
1 page
2.29 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright June 14, 1906
1 page

Memo, typed, to "Miss Jackson, Secy Dep."

2.29 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (A.C. Tobin) to Darwin D. Martin June , 1906
1 page
2.29 3 Typed letter (TL) William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin July 24, 1906
1 page
2.29 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright July 24, 1906
1 page
2.29 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Heath July 24, 1906
1 page
2.29 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright July 26, 1906
1 page
2.29 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 8, 1906
1 page
2.29 8 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 11, 1906
1 page
2.29 9 [Wright] Typed manuscripts (TMs) with handwritten corrections [August 1906?]
10 pages
2.30 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 1, 1906
1 page
2.30 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to E.M. May September 19, 1906
1 page
2.30 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 25, 1906
1 page
2.30 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to E. M. May, to Frank Lloyd Wright (on 1 sheet) October 11, 1906
1 page
2.30 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 11, 1906
2 pages
2.30 6 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright (per Isabel Roberts) to Mrs. Darwin D. Martin October 31, 1906
1 page
2.31 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin November 1, 1906
1 page
2.31 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 19, 1906
1 page
2.31 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 28, 1906
1 page
2.31 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 28, 1906
1 page
2.31 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office - A.C. Tobin (per Isabel Roberts) to Darwin D. Martin December 4, 1906
1 page
2.31 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 7, 1906
1 page
2.31 7 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 11, 1906
1 page
3.1 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin January 4, 1907
1 page
3.1 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin September 9, 1907
1 page
3.1 3 Memo to Mr. Larkin September 24, 1907
4 pages
3.1 4 Memo M [Darwin D. Martin] to Mr. Larkin October 19, 1907
1 page
3.1 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 24, 1907
2 pages
3.1 6 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 19, 1907
1 page
3.2 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (Isabel Roberts) to Darwin D. Martin March 9, 1908
1 page
3.2 2 Reply to Sturgis (Published in Larkin Co. Our Record) May, 1908
8 pages
3.2 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (Isabel Roberts) to Darwin D. Martin May 25, 1908
1 page
3.2 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Darwin D. Martin to William E. Martin September 21, 1908
1 page
3.2 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 2, 1908
1 page
6 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 29, 1908
1 page
3.3 1 Voucher Frank Lloyd Wright (per Isabel Roberts) to Darwin D. Martin August 7, 1909
1 page
3.3 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 9, 1909
1 page
3.3 3 Photo - Modifications referred to in letter of August 9, 1909, Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin
1 page
3.3 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin September 16, 1909
1 page
3.4 1 Typed letter (TL) William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin October 10, 1910
2 pages
3.4 2 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 12, 1910
2 pages

Photocopy. Misdated in pencil "PM Oct. 12, 1930"

3.4 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 14, 1910
5 pages
3.4 4 Typed letter (TL) Frank Lloyd Wright to Mr. Larkin October 21, 1910
3 pages
3.4 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 25, 1910
3 pages

Envelope to Darwin D. Martin from Oak Park postmarked October 12, 1910

3.4 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 28, 1910
3 pages
3.4 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 30, 1910
5 pages
3.4 8 Newspaper clipping: "Oak Park Pastor Upbraids Wright" undated
1 page
3.4 9 Newspaper clipping: "Wright Returns to Oak Park Wife" undated
1 page
3.5 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Winifred to Frank Lloyd Wright November 1, 1910
3 pages
3.5 2 Typed letter (TL) Ernst Wasmuth to Frank Lloyd Wright November 3, 1910
1 page

Plus one copy

3.5 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 4, 1910
4 pages
3.5 4 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to "Mr. & Mrs. Martin" [William E. Martin] 1910
Two photocopies; no original

Related note [Everett R. Martin to Darwin R. Martin] Envelop - ERM to DRM June 20, 1978, 2 pages

3.5 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 12, 1910
1 page
3.5 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 15, 1910
1 page

Enclosure - Promissory note for $2500

3.6 1 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, Received November 17, 1910
1 page
3.6 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 17, 1910
1 page
3.6 3 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, posted November 19, 1910
3 pages
3.6 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 20, 1910
1 page
3.6 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 21, 1910
1 page
3.6 6 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, posted November 22, 1910
2 pages
3.6 7 Typed letter (TL) F.W. Little to Frank Lloyd Wright November 23, 1910
1 page
3.6 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 26, 1910
3 pages
3.6 9 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, posted November 29, 1910
4 pages
3.7 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 1, 1910
2 pages
3.7 2 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, posted December 2, 1910
2 pages
3.7 3 Extract from Frank Lloyd Wright letter of November 19, 1910 [by Darwin D. Martin] December 2, 1910
1 page

Plus one copy

3.7 4 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 3, 1910
2 pages
3.7 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 3, 1910
1 page
3.7 6 Telegram F.W. Little to Frank Lloyd Wright December 3, [1910]
1 page
3.7 7 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, posted December 5, 1910
1 page
3.7 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to William E. Martin December 5, 1910
2 pages
3.7 9 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin undated
1 page
3.7 10 Typed letter (TL) F.W. Little to Frank Lloyd Wright December 6, 1910
1 page
3.8 11 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 7, 1910
3 pages
3.8 12 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 9, 1910
2 pages
3.8 13 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 16, 1910
1 page
3.8 14 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 30, 1910
2 pages
3.9 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin TO Frank Lloyd Wright January 4, 1911
1 page
3.9 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin January 13, 1911
2 pages
3.9 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 18, 1911
1 page
3.9 4 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin (misdated 1910) January 21, 1911
2 pages
3.9 5 Memorandum of Agreement Wasmuth, A.G. & Frank Lloyd Wright 1911

Includes two versions: TD Berlin, Germany February 13, 1911 beginning "Regarding Sonderheft" (1 page) and ND beginning "Memorandum of an agreement" (1 page)

3.9 6 Typed letter signed (TLS) F.W. Little to Darwin D. Martin March 18, 1911
1 page
3.9 7 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright March 20, 1911
1 page
3.10 1 Telegram Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin April 3, [1911]
1 page
3.10 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin April 12, 1911
2 pages
3.10 3 Title page dedication for Wasmuth portfolio, annotated by Frank Lloyd Wright, referred to in Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin April 12, 1911
1 page
3.10 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright April 20, 1911
1 page
3.10 5 Memos Darwin D. Martin to Thomas April 20, 1911, April 21, 1911
1 page, 1 page
3.10 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Linden Glass Co., Chicago May 13, 1911
1 page
3.10 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Linden Glass Co. (signature illegible) to Darwin D. Martin [E.J. Wagner?] May 19, 1911
1 page
3.10 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 27, 1911
1 page
3.11 1 Telegram Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin June 3, 1911
1 page
3.11 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright June 7, 1911
1 page
3.11 3 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin June 9, 1911
1 page
3.11 4 Telegram Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin June 13, 1911
1 page
3.11 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright June 14, 1911
2 pages
3.11 6 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, posted June 12, 1911 June 14, 1911
2 pages
3.11 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) (signature illegible) to Darwin D. Martin June 14, 1911
2 pages
3.11 8 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin June 16, 1911
1 page
3.11 9 AL [Frank Lloyd Wright] to Darwin D. Martin undated
1 page
3.11 10 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright June 17, 1911
2 pages
3.11 10a Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin June 20, 1911
1 page
3.11 10b Typed letter signed (TLS) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright, with handwritten response of Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin June 22, 1911
1 page
3.12 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright July 13, 1911
1 page
3.12 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright (per Isabel Roberts) to Darwin D. Martin July 18, 1911
1 page
3.12 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright July 20, 1911
1 page
3.12 4 Note unsigned begins "The winter in this climate is 7 months long..." undated
2 pages
3.12 5 Memos [DD]M to "Thomas" July 20, 1911, T.I. to [Darwin D. Martin] (reply) July 21, 1911
2 pages
3.12 6 Notes William E. Martin to Darwin D. Martin August 15, 1911
2 pages
3.12 7 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Isabel Roberts for Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 17, 1911
1 page
3.12 8 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to William E. Martin August 17, 1911
2 pages
3.13 1 Newspaper clipping ("Examiner 9/8") [September 8, 1911]
1 page
3.13 2 Telegram Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin October 19, [1911]
1 page
3.13 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 1, 1911
1 page
3.13 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 8, 1911
3.13 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 18, 1911
2 pages
3.13 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 9, 1911
1 page
3.13 7 Typed letter (TL) William E. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 27, 1911
1 page
3.14 1 List of Japanese Prints

Gift of Dorothy Martin Foster, November 19, 1970

3.15 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 24, 1912
1 page
3.15 2 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin January 26, 1912
2 pages
3.15 3 Memo to H.M. Esty to Darwin D. Martin February 2, 1912
1 page
3.15 4 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (Edward Sanderson, Mgr.) to Darwin D. Martin February 23, 1912
1 page
3.15 5 Telegram Frank Lloyd Wright's office (per E. Sanderson) to Darwin D. Martin February 29, 19
1 page
3.15 6 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (E. Sanderson) to Darwin D. Martin March 6, 1912
2 pages
3.15 7 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (E. Sanderson) to Darwin D. Martin March 19, 1912
2 pages
3.15 8 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (E. Sanderson) to Darwin D. Martin March 21, 1912
2 pages
3.15 9 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (E. Sanderson?) to William E. Martin March 21, 1912
1 page
3.15 10 Autograph letter signed (ALS) C.A. Hopp...? to Darwin D. Martin re purchase of oil painting and invoice undated
2 pages
3.15 11 Typed manuscripts (TMs) "Newer American Architecture. Impressions of a Traveller by H.P. Berlage, Architect of Amsterdam" undated
12 pages
3.16 1 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin April 2, 1912
2 pages
3.16 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright April 4, 1912
1 page
3.16 2a Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin April 12, 1912
2 pages
3.16 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright April 16, 1912
1 page
3.16 4 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to [Darwin D. Martin] opening page(s) may be missing April 18, 1912
2 pages
3.16 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (E. Sanderson) to Darwin D. Martin April 23, 1912
1 page plus envelope
3.16 6 Telegram Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin undated
1 page
3.16 7 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright APRIL 24, 1912
1 page

(P.S. in Lillie Hills' hand)

3.17 1 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Catherine L. Wright to Darwin D. Martin, posted November 20, 1912
4 pages
3.17 2 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin November 26, 1912
2 pages
3.17 3 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Catherine L. Wright to Darwin D. Martin December 3, 1912
2 pages
3.17 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Catherine L. Wright December 6, 1912
1 page
3.17 5 Typed letter (TL) [Darwin D. Martin?] to Frank Lloyd Wright December 26, 1912
1 page
3.18 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, posted January 10, 1913
2 pages
3.18 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to William E. Martin January 11, 1913
3 pages
3.18 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Sherman M. Booth (Frank Lloyd Wright's lawyer) to Darwin D. Martin January 16, 1913
1 page
3.18 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to S.M. Booth January 24, 1913
2 pages
3.18 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) S.M. Booth to Darwin D. Martin January 25, 1913
2 pages
3.19 1 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin June 11, 1912 (1913)
1 page
3.19 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright June 12, 1913
1 page
3.19 3 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin June 24, 1913
1 page
3.19 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright June 24, 1913
2 pages
3.19 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 11, 1913
1 page
3.19 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 28, 1913
1 page
3.20 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 16, 1913
2 pages
3.20 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin September 17, 1913
1 page
3.20 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, posted September 19, 1913
2 pages
3.20 4 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, posted September 19, 1913
3 pages
3.20 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 25, 1913
2 pages
3.20 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright September 27, 1913
2 pages
3.20 7 News clipping - Milwaukee Dail News, "Frank Lloyd Wright to Design New Hotel" September 25, 1913
1 page
3.21 1 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin, rec'd. October 3, 1913
2 pages
3.21 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 8, 1913
2 pages
3.21 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 15, 1913
1 page
3.21 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 24, 1913
1 page
3.21 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 14, 1913
1 page
3.21 6 Telegram Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin November 18, 1913
1 page
3.21 7 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright November 19, 1913
1 page
3.21 8 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (Harry F. Robinson) December 5, 1913
2 pages
3.21 9 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright December 10, 1913
1 page
3.22 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright January 21, 1914
1 page
3.22 2 Telegram Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin February 12, 1914
1 page
3.22 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright February 23, 1914
1 page
3.22 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright April 2, 1914
1 page
3.22 5 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin April 23, 1914
1 page
3.22 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright April 24, 1914
1 page
3.22 7 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 13, 1914
2 pages
3.22 8 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin May 17, 1914
3 pages
3.22 9 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright May 20, 1914
1 page
3.22 10 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright June 8, 1914
1 page
3.23 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright July 2, 1914
1 page
3.23 2 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (H.F. Robinson) to Darwin D. Martin July 9, 1914
1 page
3.23 3 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright July 11, 1914
1 page
3.23 4 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright by Harry F. Robinson to Darwin D. Martin July 20, 1914
1 page

Plus drawing, "Section through ceiling light"

3.23 5 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright July 21, 1914
1 page
3.24 1 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 5, 1914
1 page
3.24 2 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 5, 1914
1 page
3.24 3 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright's office (H.F. Robinson) to Darwin D. Martin August 6, 1914
1 page
3.24 4 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 10, 1914
1 page
3.24 5 Autograph letter signed (ALS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Darwin D. Martin August 20?, 1914
2 pages
3.24 6 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to William E. Martin October 21, 1914
1 page

Plus news clipping "Midway Gardens Hard Up", 1 page

3.24 7 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright October 29, 1914
3 pages
3.25 1 Typed statement, begins "Frank Lloyd Wright to D.D. Martin, dr." April 4, 19131
1 page
3.25 2 Typed statement, begins "Frank Lloyd Wright to D.D. Martin, dr." April 10, 1913
1 page
3.25 3 Typed statement, begins "Frank Lloyd Wright to D.D. Martin, dr." November 23, 1914
1 page
3.25 4 Autographed statement, begins "Wright...Exclusive of debits" February 13, 1917
1 page
3.25 5 Autographed statement, begins "J.F.P. Pls figure interest @ 6% to 3/1/13 on following:" February 5, 1920
1 page
3.25 6 Autographed statement, begins "From attached: Principle 20,ooo.00" undated
1 page
3.25 7 Autographed statement, begins "11/15/10-2 500" undated
1 page
3.25 8 Autographed statement, begins "Frank Lloyd Wright" undated
1 page
3.26 Typed letter (TL) Darwin D. Martin to Frank Lloyd Wright August 28, 1922
2 pages
3.27 Darwin D. Martin Stock Certificate of Frank Lloyd Wright, Inc. November 1929
1 page
3.28 Typed letter signed (TLS) Frank Lloyd Wright to Mrs. Darwin D. Martin December 6, 1935
1 page

Includes envelope and stamp.

IV.    Post-1915 Correspondence held by Stanford University Special Collections, 1915-1979
Photocopies of original records.

Acquisition Information: The Frank Lloyd Wright Darwin D. Martin Collection was purchased jointly for the University Archives of the State University of New York at Buffalo and for Special Collections at Stanford University. Under the terms of the agreement between the two institutions, the State University of Buffalo has the original copies of materials dated prior to 1915, and photocopies of the later materials. Stanford University has the original copies of materials dated 1915 and later and photocopies of the earlier materials.

Box-folder Contents
4.1 January-June 1915
10 items
4.2 July-December 1915
9 items
4.3 January-March 1916
11 items
4.4 April-June 1916
15 items
4.5 July-October 1916
11 items
4.6 November-December 1916
12 items
4.7 January-June 1917
12 items
4.8 July-December 1917
8 items
4.9 1918
1 item
4.10 1919
7 items
4.11 1920
7 items
4.12 1921
1 item
4.13 1922
10 items
4.14 1924
3 items
4.15 January-February 1925
6 items
4.16 March 1925
13 items
4.17 April 1925
9 items
4.18 May 1-15, 1925
11 items
4.19 May 16-31, 1925
9 items
4.20 June 1925
13 items
4.21 July 1925
15 items
4.22 August-December 1925
12 items
4.23 January-May 1926
15 items
4.24 June 1926
10 items
4.25 July 1926
8 items
4.26 August 1926
15 items
4.27 September-October 1926
8 items
4.28 November-December 1926
10 items
4.29 January 1927
8 items
4.30 February-March 1927
9 items
4.31 April 1927
11 items
4.32 May 1927
13 items
4.33 June 1-15, 1927
14 items
4.34 June 16-20, 1927
6 items
4.35 July 1927
7 items
4.36 August 1927
14 items
4.37 September 1-15, 1927
8 items
4.38 September 16-30, 1927
15 items
4.39 October 1927
16 items
4.40 November 1927
11 items
4.41 December 1927
7 items
5.1 January 1928
11 items
5.2 February-March 1928
7 items
5.3 April 1928
12 items
5.4 May 1928
8 items
5.5 June 1928
8 items
5.6 July 1-20, 1928
5 items
5.7 July 20-31, 1928
18 items
5.8 August 1928
10 items
5.9 September 1-15, 1928
7 items
5.10 September 16-30, 1928
10 items
5.11 October 1928
6 items
5.12 November 1-15, 1928
7 items
5.13 November 16-30, 1928
8 items
5.14 December 1928
10 items
5.15 January 1-15, 1929
13 items
5.16 January 16-31, 1929
4 items
5.17 February 1929
6 items
5.18 March 1929
6 items
5.19 April 1929
8 items
5.20 May 1929
8 items
5.21 June 1929
6 items
5.22 July 1929
14 items
5.23 August 1-15, 1929
11 items
5.24 August 16-31, 1929
15 items
5.25 September 1929
9 items
5.26 October-November 1929
11 items
5.27 December 1929
8 items
5.28 January 1930
8 items
5.29 February-March 1930
12 items
5.30 May-July, 1930
13 items
5.31 August-September 1930
6 items
5.32 October-December 1930
11 items
6.1 1931
6 items
6.2 January-June 1932
11 items
6.3 July-December 1932
6 items
6.4 1933
5 items
6.5 1934
14 items
6.6 1935
4 items
6.7 December 6, 1935
1 item
6.8 1938
3 items
6.9 1939
5 items
6.10 1940-1941
6 items
6.11 1942-1949
12 items
6.12 1967-1968
12 items
6.13 1970-1979
13 items

Search Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the Library's online catalog.

Contributors

Martin, William E.
State University of New York at Buffalo. University Archives
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959

Subjects

Buffalo (N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Darwin D. Martin House (Buffalo, N.Y.)
George Barton House (Buffalo, N.Y.)
Graycliff (Derby, N.Y.)
Larkin Building (Buffalo, N.Y.)
Larkin Co.
Larkin Soap Company
Martin, D.D. (Darwin D.), 1865-1935--Archives
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959--Archives

Genres

Correspondence

Associated Material

Related Resources in the University Archives

Related Darwin D. Martin-Frank Lloyd Wright Collections

MS 22.0 , Architectural Drawings of the Darwin D. Martin House and Graycliff, 1904-1988
MS 22.1 , Frank Lloyd Wright Correspondence with Michael Meredith Hare, 1933, 1940
MS 22.2 , Darwin D. Martin-Frank Lloyd Wright Collection, Reference Files, 1904-2010
MS 22.3 , Graycliff Construction Photographs, circa 1926-1938
MS 22.4 , Blueprints of the W.W. Davies Residence, Louisville, Kentucky, Undated
MS 22.5 , Darwin D. Martin Photographs, circa 1860s-1970s
MS 22.6 , Darwin D. Martin Family Papers, 1878-1935
MS 22.7 , Darwin D. Martin Correspondence with O.S. Lang, 1904-1921
MS 22.9 , Larkin Company Plans, 1904, 1912
MS 22.91 , Darwin D. Martin Digitization Project, 2006-2008
MS 22.92 , Darwin D. Martin Digital Images, circa 1860s-1970s
MS 22.93 Darwin D. Martin-Frank Lloyd Wright Collection, Oral Histories, 1971-1980
MS 22.10 Historic American Building Survey Drawings, Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House, Buffalo, New York, 1986-1987
MS 68 , Graycliff Conservancy, Inc. Collection
3/1/445 , Friends of the Darwin D. Martin House, Records,1966-1982

Related O.S. Lang Letters, 1905-1906
The University Archives also has the letter book of O.S. Lang, containing copies of outgoing letters, June 6, 1905 February 20, 1906 [MS 22.0, item 35]