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Creators:
Cret, Paul Philippe, 1876-1945
Bryant and Detwiler Co.
Dates:
1919-1931
Size:
2 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.cretpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to Cret's position as architect of the Detroit Art Institute. Included are correspondence with Clyde H. Burroughs and Ralph H. Booth of the Detroit Arts Commission, architect Albert Kahn, art historian William H. Valentiner, and builders Bryant and Detwiler Co.; and design and construction files, 1920-1929, containing construction p...

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Creators:
Moore, Charles, 1855-1942
Dates:
1914-1917
Size:
6.1 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.moorchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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Commission, and the League to Enforce Peace; minutes of meetings of the National Commission of Fine Arts; published and unpublished writings including typescripts of lectures, handwritten manuscripts, notes, ...

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Creators:
Midener, Walter, 1912-1998
Society of Arts and Crafts (Detroit, Mich.)
Dates:
1938-1973
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.midewalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Resume, correspondence, photographs, miscellany, and clippings.

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Creators:
Detroit Institute of Arts
Dates:
1882-1979
Size:
0.3 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 21 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.detrinst2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, annual reports and bulletins, scrapbooks, photographs, catalogs, clippings and a telegram.

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Kozlow, Richard M., 1926-2008
Grinnell Galleries (Detroit, Mich.)
Arwin Galleries (Detroit, Mich.)
Dates:
1926-1974
Size:
320 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.kozlrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

5 scrapbooks containing photographs, exhibition data, clippings, and correspondence concerning Kozlow's commissions, sales of paintings, exhibitions, and awards won; 115 letters (1960-1970), mostly from Lester and Kitty Arwin of the Arwin Galleries and the Grinnell Galleries in Detroit, written while he was painting in Mexico, Spain, Puerto Rico an...

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Creators:
Yaeger, Edgar L., 1904-
Dates:
1923-1989
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.yaegedga
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical information, correspondence, printed material, photographs and art work relate to Yaeger's career as an artist, including his work on the WPA Federal Art Project.

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Creators:
Kessler, William H., 1924-2002
Dates:
circa 1969-1981
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kesswill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of architect William H. Kessler measure 0.4 linear feet and date from circa 1969 to 1981. Included are correspondence, business records, a project file, printed material, and photographic material relating to Kessler's service on the [Michigan] Special Commission of Art in State Buildings, and the Commission's pilot project, a sculpture by Michael Heizer for the West Plaza of the State Capitol Complex in Lansing.

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Aderente, Vincent, ca. 1880-1941
Dates:
1906-1960
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (130 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.adervinc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilm collection of the Vincent Aderente papers contains correspondence (1910-circa 1934), including four letters from Edwin Blashfield; 5 sketches by Aderente; and notes and printed material on three mural commissions executed by Aderente. Commissions include murals at the main post office in Flushing, NY depicting local historical events;...

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Creators:
Tyler, Dorothy
Dates:
1921-1959
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.tyledoro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs, correspondence, notes, and printed material relating to the Charles Freer House designed by Wilson Eyre in Detroit, Michigan, compiled in preparation for Tyler's booklet on the house. Also included is some related material on James McNeill Whistler who was commissioned to paint a room in the house, Colonel Frank Hecker, and Detroit arc...

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Creators:
Machen, William H. (William Henry), 1832-1911
Dates:
1852-1907
Size:
3 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.machwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An annotated exhibition checklist, undated; a handwritten inventory of oil paintings with 2290 entries dating 1852 to ca. 1907; and a handwritten inventory of 254 watercolors, ca. 1889-1902. The inventories include titles and descriptions of each work, dates the works were painted, dimensions, prices, sales, ownership, and notations of subsequent c...

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