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Correspondence—Personal, 1908 - 1928

 File — Container: Box 1, Folder: 1

Collection Scope

From the Collection:

The Ralph Harman and Myrtle Mary Batterman Booth Family Papers document family history and the Booths’ art collections.

The Correspondence series covers 1908-1950, but the bulk of letters are those dated 1930-1931 from Ralph and Mary to their daughter Virginia, when she was residing in Europe with her husband, William.

The Financial series (1904-1947) includes valuations and insurance documentation, as well as invoices.

The Legal series (1927-1945) relates to legal documentation and an inventory regarding the Estate of Ralph Harman Booth.

The Publications series (1972-1986) includes auctions brochures, periodicals, and Cranbrook publications.


  • 1908 - 1928


Access to the collection is unrestricted.


From the Collection: 0.8 Linear Feet (2 MS)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English