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Application for Fellowship at Taliesin

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Printed application for a Taliesin Fellowship, with handwritten modifications.NAME ADDRESS PREVIOUS OCCUPATION WHAT EDUCATION AGE WEIGHT HEIGHT HEALTH RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION OF PARENTS Application for apprenticeship should be accompanied by payment to The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation of two hundred dollars. The balance of the yearly tuition, thirteen hundred dollars, to be paid when the applicant arrives at Taliesin. No apprenticeships will be accepted without an interview or for less than one year. Husband and wife are sometimes accepted but only when both are acceptable as apprentices. We reserve the right to reject an apprentice at any time returning, pro rata, any balance paid above the initial fee deducting $125.00 per month for the time elapsed from entrance to dismissal if the apprenticeship is ended by the Fellowship. In case the apprentice leaves voluntarily the refund is a matter of agreement. If accepted, payment of $1,500.00 by the apprentice includes participation in the activities and living of the Fellowship for one full year. Cost of annual transportation to and from Arizona is divided equally among the Fellowship, about $25.00 each way for each one. Personal expenses, clothing and laundry not included in fees. Each Fellow should come equipped with drawing instruments as well as hammer and saw. Such other tools as he can afford. Each brings his own bed linen, blankets and towels. N o t e Checks accompaning application blanks are not returnable under any circumstances as they are made to reserve accomodations and have probably resulted in refusals to consider other applications. Date Applicant Enclosed herewith check for two hundred dollars APPLICATION FOR FELLOWSHIP AT TALIESI

Topics: Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959; Taliesin West (Scottsdale, Ariz.); Taliesin Fellowship; Architects--Education--United States; Apprenticeship programs--United States, apprenticeship; fellowship; Taliesin
Publisher: University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville
OAI identifier: oai:digitalcollections.uark.edu:joneswright/1366
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