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    Written by: Michael Dalby 11/25/2009 11:57 AM 

    Pen Drawing of the Louis Penfield HouseThe Special Collections Department would like to announce a newly available research collection of material about a house in Willoughby, Ohio which was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.  The Louis Penfield Collection includes copies of architectural drawings, correspondence, articles, and photographs associated with the Louis Penfield House designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and located in Willoughby, Ohio.  The collection also includes concept drawings and documentation related to a second house designed by Wright, which is referred to as House #2, and the campaign to raise funds to build the second house; correspondence related to a documentary planned by Penfield about his relationship with Wright, his house, and other Frank Lloyd Wright Houses in Ohio.  It also includes copies of correspondence responding to Penfield from Robert Redford, John Huston, and others.  To view these and other items related to local architecture, visit the Special Collections Department on the 3rd Floor of the Main Building.


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