Archives of American Art

Charles Moore papers

Collection ID:
Moore, Charles, 1855-1942
Physical Description:
6.1 Linear feet
(on 3 microfilm reels)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Business correspondence concerning the Detroit Museum of Art, the National Commission of Fine Arts, the Detroit City Planning and Improvement Commission, and the League to Enforce Peace; minutes of meetings of the National Commission of Fine Arts; published and unpublished writings including typescripts of lectures, handwritten manuscripts, notes, outlines, and galley proofs for Moore's HISTORY OF MICHIGAN; and Detroit Museum of Art bulletins and other printed material.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Museum director; Detroit, Michigan. Directed Detroit Museum of Art 1914-1917. Later name changed to Detroit Institute of Arts.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels 1887-1889 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to lender after microfilming.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming by DIA Archives.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Repository Contact
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