John Hanna Galleries records

Collection ID:
John Hanna Galleries (Detroit, Mich.)
J.L. Hudson. Art department
Hanna Galleries (Detroit, Mich.)
Detroit Art Store
Hanna-Thomson Galleries (Detroit, Mich.)
John E. Hanna & Bros. (Detroit, Mich.)
John Hanna Company Galleries (Detroit, Mich.)
John Hanna, Inc. (Detroit, Mich.)
Physical Description:
5 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, receipts, invoices and miscellaneous papers, 1885-1962, of the John Hanna Galleries (and its precursors). Included are card files; ledgers; scrapbooks containing material on the J.L. Hudson art department in the 1930s and 1940s when it was operated by Jay Hanna; photographs; publications; and other records.
Scope and Contents
REEL 439 AND SCANNED Photo of John F. Carlson, previously microfilmed under Photos of Artists I, and scanned.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Several galleries owned wholly or in part by the Hanna family of Detroit over three generations. Past names include Detroit Art Store, Hanna-Thomson Galleries, John E. Hanna & Bros., John Hanna Company Galleries, John Hanna, Inc.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1961 and 1967 by Clifford and Jay Hanna.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Art galleries, Commercial -- Michigan Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001