Query: Detroit Institute of Arts
Paul Philippe Cret papers
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 progress …

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Detroit Institute of Arts records
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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The Rouge : the image of industry in the art of Charles Sheeler and Diego Rivera : panel discussion
Creators:
Detroit Institute of Arts
Dates:
1978 Sept. 20
Size:
17 Pages (Transcript)
1 Sound cassette (Sound recording)
Collection ID:
AAA.detrinst3
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A panel discussion sponsored by the Detroit Institute of Arts, moderated by Linda Downs, curator of education. The participants include Lucienne Bloch, Stephen Pope Dimitroff, Linda Anne Downs and Ernst Halberstadt.

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Pauline Governor letter to Virginia Harriman
Creators:
Detroit Institute of Arts. Education Dept
Dates:
1952 Dec. 1
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.detrinst
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter from Pauline Governor for Morris Graves to Virginia Harriman of the DIA Education department, regarding the meaning of the chalice in a series of pictures by Graves that a Mr. Tannahill gave to the Detroit Institute.

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Photographs of interiors of the estate of John L. Booth
Creators:
Booth, John L. (John Lord)
Dates:
ca. 1940?
Size:
7 Items (photographic prints, b&w, images 8 x 10 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.bootjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs depict interiors of a well-appointed home, decorated with paintings and sculptures. Handwritten notes on backs of photos identify some of the artworks (mostly Renaissance paintings and classical sculpture) and indicate which institutions Booth donated those works to (primarily the Detroit Institute of Arts). Photographer unknown.

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William Bostick letters
Creators:
Bostick, William A.
Dates:
1947-1956
Size:
6 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.bostwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Bostick as Secretary of the Detroit Institute of Arts.

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George G. Booth papers
Creators:
Booth, George G. (George Gough), b. 1864
Cranbrook Academy of Art
Cranbrook Foundation
Dates:
1900-1955
Size:
2,185 Items ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.bootgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence relating primarily to the Cranbrook Academy and Cranbrook School, and some to the Detroit School of Design, the Detroit Institute of Art, the Art Alliance of America, and the American Federation of Arts; a history of Cranbrook by Booth; a diary and visitors' book; Booth's proposal for an Academy …

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Detroit Art Loan Association records
Creators:
Detroit Art Loan Association
Dates:
1882-1902
Size:
15 Items ((microfilmed on 3 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.detrart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A handwritten guarantee bond and a typescript of the bond; 12 volumes of scrapbooks; and 1 letter.

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Helen Covensky papers
Creators:
Covensky, Helen Ciesla, 1925-2007
Dates:
1942-1981
Size:
850 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.covehele
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; ca. 120 catalogs; clippings; four files on exhibitions at the Detroit Institute of Art, Lim Art Gallery in Tel-Aviv, Livingstone-Learmouth Gallery in New York City, and London Arts Gallery in Detroit, containing letters, receipts for works of art, loan agreements, price lists, exhibition announcements, newspaper and magazine clippings, press …

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in AAA.covehele for Detroit Institute of Arts
William H. Thomson papers
Creators:
Thomson, William H.
Dates:
1912-1950
Size:
9 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.thomwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A scrapbook from the Thomson Galleries; scattered photographs; and a letter.

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