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http://www.counterpunch.org/2012/08/03/ ... yd-wright/
I located a letter to Wright regarding the FHA's disapproval of flat roofs in relation to then-planned faculty housing at Florida Southern College. The letter, contained within the archives of the college, is linked here: http://archives.flsouthern.edu/cdm/sing ... ers/id/220
A second theme is his affiliation with "subversive" civil liberties groups and pacifism. There are suspicions about his praise of the Soviet Union after a visit there, and his showing of Russian films at Taliesin. The deportation of Olgivanna was sought by Wright's second wife, and apparently Phil La Follette thought it was a good idea temporarily, to take the heat off Wright.
But he refused to go along with it.
I don't think you have to posit a right-wing conspiracy led by Hoover to explain why he didn't get federal building jobs and why the FHA wouldn't finance homes of his design in Kalamazoo and other locations, including developments with round lots. Simple stupidity and the conventional bureaucratic mind of the time is explanation enough.
These notes are from memory. I gave my copy of the file to Marcus Weston, who had not seen it.