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Kate Thompson Bromley Papers

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Identifier: 1981-04
Abstract Kate Agnes Thompson married Frank Latham Bromley on May 2, 1900, in Detroit. They moved to Bloomfield Hills and, as neighbors, became ensconced in the Cranbrook community. Kate’s personal interests centered in the arts, and she became very good friends with Carl and Olga Milles, as well as with other Cranbrook personalities. The collection consists of photocopies of excerpts from the diaries of Kate Thompson Bromley. The diary entries document Bromley’s association with Cranbrook...
Dates: 1916 - 1955

Cranbrook Foundation Office Records

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Identifier: 1981-05
Abstract The Cranbrook Foundation was established on November 28, 1927, by George Gough Booth and Ellen Scripps Booth. It was a trust and administrative entity to endow and support the six institutions that George and Ellen had founded: Brookside School Cranbrook, Christ Church Cranbrook, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Cranbrook Institute of Science, Cranbrook School, and Kingswood School Cranbrook. It's initial mission was, "to add to and strengthen the educational and cultural facilities within the...
Dates: 1926 - 1973

Saarinen Family Papers

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Identifier: 1990-08
Abstract Finnish architect, Gottlieb Eliel Saarinen was born August 20, 1873. In 1904 Saarinen married artist Minna Carolina Mathilde Louise “Loja” Gesellius (b. 1879). The Saarinen's daughter Eeva Lisa “Pipsan” was born in Helsingfors, Finland on 31 March 1905 and their son Eero was born in Kyrkslaett, Finland on 20 August 1910. In 1923 Eliel met the Detroit newspaper magnate George Gough Booth, who was to become his chief patron in America. At Booth’s invitation, Saarinen moved his practice to...
Dates: 1880 - 1989

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Bloomfield Hills (Mich.) 2
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Booth, Ellen Warren Scripps, 1863-1948 2
Christ Church Cranbrook (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 2
Cranbrook Foundation 2
Cranbrook Institute of Science 2
Cranbrook Kingswood School (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 2
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Fredericks, Marshall M., 1908-1998 2
Grotell, Maija, 1899-1973 2
Kirk, Arthur Nevill 2
Lorch, Emil, 1870-1963 2
McEwen, Katherine 2
McMath, Robert R. (Robert Raynolds), 1891-1962 2
Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961 2
Saarinen, Lillian Swann, 1912- 2
Sepeshy, Zoltan, 1898-1974 2
Stevens, William Oliver, 1878-1955 2
Swanson, Jons Robert Ferdinand 2
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 2
Aalto, Alvar, 1898-1976 1
Barbour, William T. 1
Booth, Carolyn Farr 1
Booth, Henry Scripps, 1897-1988 1
Booth, James Scripps, 1888-1954 1
Booth, Ralph H. 1
Booth, Stephen Farr 1
Bromley, Kate Thompson 1
Brookside School (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 1
Buckberrough, John 1
Burrowes, Marcus R. 1
Christ-Janer, Albert, 1910-1973 1
Cranbrook (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 1
Cranbrook Art Museum 1
Cranbrook House & Gardens (Organization) 1
Cranbrook Press 1
Cranbrook School (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 1
Croze, Harvey 1
Detroit Institute of Arts 1
Detroit Society of Arts and Crafts 1
Dinkeloo, John G. (John Gerard), 1918-1981 1
Eschmann, Jean 1
Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 1
Frayer, William Alley 1
GM Technical Center 1
Gray, Nellie Beveridge (circa 1906-) 1
Hatt, Robert T. (Robert Torrens), 1902- 1
Hulbert, Harold S. (Harold Stacey), 1887-1949 1
Hvitträsk (Museum) 1
Institute for Advanced Pastoral Studies 1
Institute of Design (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Irving & Casson 1
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial (Saint Louis, Mo.) 1
Kirchmayer, Johannes, 1860-1930 1
Knoll, Florence, 1917-2019 1
Mitchell, Wallace, 1911-1977 1
Morris & Co. (London, England) 1
Öhquist, Johannes, 1861-1949 1
Page, Herman, Reverend, 1866-1942 1
Paulsen, S. Glen (Serenus Glen) 1
Pewabic Pottery (Firm) 1
Plumb, Helen 1
Scripps, James E. (James Edmund), 1835-1906 1
Sibelius, Jean, 1865-1957 1
Sparre, Louis, 1863-1964 1
Stone, Arthur J., 1847-1938 1
Stone, Ralph, 1868-1957 1
Stratton, Mary Chase Perry, 1867-1961 1
Strengell, Gustaf 1
Strengell, Marianne, 1909- 1
Suomi College 1
University of Michigan 1
Vettraino, Dominick 1
Winter, Jessie 1
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