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Rapson, Ralph, 1914-2008



  • Existence: 1914 - 2008

Found in 86 Collections and/or Records:

Rapson, Inc. Advertisement

 Digital Image
Identifier: 201201_01_12_01

Rapson Inc. Letterhead

 Digital Image
Identifier: 201201_01_12_02

Ralph Rapson Papers

Identifier: 2012-01
Abstract Ralph Rapson, born on September 13, 1914, in Alma, Michigan, won a scholarship to the University of Michigan's College of Architecture in 1935. Admitted to the Phi Kappa Phi Society in 1938, he was encouraged to apply for the George G. Booth Travelling Fellowship in Architecture. He did not receive the fellowship but his submission impressed Eliel Saarinen, who offered Rapson a scholarship to attend the Academy of Art, where he helped Saarinen on a planning project for the State Capitol...
Dates: 1935 - 1954

Residence C.C. Change

 Digital Image
Identifier: AD.26.81

Residence of Vincent Carney

 Digital Image
Identifier: AD.26.80

Rex Horsfield Residence

 Digital Image
Identifier: AD.26.56

Saarinen-Swanson Reunion Records

Identifier: 2001-14
Abstract Eliel Saarinen, along with his wife Loja, son Eero, daughter Pipsan, and son-in-law J. Robert F. Swanson, founded a creative tradition at Cranbrook that endures to this day. The Saarinens' fame and design philosophies attracted many of the brightest talents in the architectural, design, and planning fields to study at Cranbrook or to work for their businesses --- known variously as Saarinen and Swanson; Saarinen and Saarinen; Saarinen, Swanson, and Saarinen; Swanson Associates; and Eero...
Dates: 1995 - 2001

Samuel Bell Residence

 Digital Image
Identifier: AD.26.18

Sun House Site Plan

 Digital Image
Identifier: AD.26.03

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Digital Record 79
Archival Object 4
Collection 3
Architecture 81
Architecture, Domestic 2
Chair design 2
Embassy buildings 2
Folding loom 2