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Cranbrook Architectural Office Records

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Identifier: 1989-01
Abstract Records of the Cranbrook Architectural Office which was responsible for the supervision, inspection, approval and acceptance of all construction work at Cranbrook, beginning with Eliel Saarinen's leadership through its closure in the 1980s. The materials reflect the planning and building phases of the Brookside School (BS), Christ Church Cranbrook (CCC), Cranbrook Academy of Art (CAA), Cranbrook House, Cranbrook Institute of Science (CIS), Cranbrook School (CS), Kingswood School (KS), and...
Dates: 1925 - 1987

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

Cranbrook Lower School Brookside Records

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Identifier: 2002-04
Abstract After various attempts at a school for young children in the area, the Bloomfield Hills School opened in 1922, occupying the Meeting House owned and built by George G. Booth at Lone Pine and Cranbrook Roads. With subsequent building additions by Booth and his son Henry Scripps Booth, the student body likewise grew from eight students in its first year to 101 by 1929. A private co-ed school for students in grades K-6, the school officially became Brookside School Cranbrook in 1930. Undergoing...
Dates: 1922 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1923 - 1999

William Oliver Stevens Papers

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Identifier: 1995-90
Abstract William Oliver Stevens was headmaster of Cranbrook School from 1927-1935. These documents consist of office records in the form of correspondence, carbon copies, and drafts from William O. Stevens, first headmaster of Cranbrook School. Additionally, there is correspondence after his tenure at Cranbrook, but concerning Cranbrook masters, other employees, and alumni is included. Some black and white photographs are appended to alumni, faculty and student documents. The bulk of the collection...
Dates: 1927 - 1935

Lee A. White Papers

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Identifier: 1979-02
Abstract Lee A White was a journalist, working for the Detroit News from 1911 until his retirement in 1952, except between 1914-1917, when he was an associate professor and chairman of the journalism department at the University of Washington. He developed a close relationship with George G. Booth, serving as his Editorial Secretary and, from 1936, he also served as Chief Librarian for the newspaper, and became its first Director of Public Relations. He served as Director of Cranbrook School for 20...
Dates: 1926 - 1958

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Education 4
Architecture 3
Art -- Study and teaching 3
Photographs 3
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Booth, Henry Scripps, 1897-1988 4
Cranbrook (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 4
Cranbrook Academy of Art 4
Cranbrook School (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 4
Booth, Ellen Warren Scripps, 1863-1948 3
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Buckberrough, John 3
Cranbrook Institute of Science 3
Cranbrook Kingswood School (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 3
Hatt, Robert T. (Robert Torrens), 1902- 3
McMath, Robert R. (Robert Raynolds), 1891-1962 3
Stevens, William Oliver, 1878-1955 3
Stone, Ralph, 1868-1957 3
Winter, Jessie 3
Cranbrook House & Gardens (Organization) 2
Cranbrook Press 2
Cranbrook School (Sydney, Australia) 2
Frayer, William Alley 2
Fredericks, Marshall M., 1908-1998 2
Hulbert, Harold S. (Harold Stacey), 1887-1949 2
Institute of Design (Chicago, Ill.) 2
Kirchmayer, Johannes, 1860-1930 2
Marquis, Samuel S., 1866-1948 2
McEwen, Katherine 2
Paulsen, S. Glen (Serenus Glen) 2
Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961 2
Saarinen, Eliel, 1873-1950 2
Saarinen, Loja 2
Sepeshy, Zoltan, 1898-1974 2
Stratton, Mary Chase Perry, 1867-1961 2
Swanson, Jons Robert Ferdinand 2
Vettraino, Dominick 2
White, Lee A., 1886- 2
Barbour, William T. 1
Bertoia, Harry 1
Bonawit, Owen G. 1
Booth, Carolyn Farr 1
Booth, James Scripps, 1888-1954 1
Booth, Ralph H. 1
Booth, Stephen Farr 1
Burrowes, Marcus R. 1
Coir, Mark 1
Cranbrook Art Museum 1
Cranbrook Church of England Primary School (Cranbrook, Kent, England) 1
Cranbrook Schools 1
Croze, Harvey 1
Curtis, Roswell G. 1
Denio, John P. 1
Detroit Institute of Arts 1
Detroit News (Firm) 1
Detroit Society of Arts and Crafts 1
Episcopal Church. Diocese of Michigan 1
Eschmann, Jean 1
Goodhue, Bertram Grosvenor, 1869-1924 1
Grotell, Maija, 1899-1973 1
Institute for Advanced Pastoral Studies 1
Irving & Casson 1
Kirk, Arthur Nevill 1
Lorch, Emil, 1870-1963 1
Maroti, Geza 1
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955 1
Milles, Olga Granner, 1874-1967 1
Mitchell, Wallace, 1911-1977 1
Morris & Co. (London, England) 1
Page, Herman, Reverend, 1866-1942 1
Pewabic Pottery (Firm) 1
Plumb, Helen 1
Saarinen Swanson, Pipsan 1
Saarinen, Lillian Swann, 1912- 1
Scripps, James E. (James Edmund), 1835-1906 1
Stone, Arthur J., 1847-1938 1
Swanson Associates 1
Thompson, Paul W. (Paul Woodard), 1909-1994 1
University of Michigan 1
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 1
Yale University 1
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