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Cranbrook Institute of Science Director’s Office Records

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Identifier: 1990-31
Abstract Cranbrook Institute of Science is a nationally recognized natural history and science museum primarily serving Michigan and the Great Lakes region. It seeks to interest and educate people of all ages about nature, science and humankind through its exhibits, education, collection, research, and public programs. The Institute is a division of Cranbrook Educational Community, beginning, as do all Cranbrook institutions, with the vision and generosity of George Gough Booth. Originally...
Dates: 1920 - 1990

Cranbrook Photograph Collection

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Identifier: 2020-03
Abstract Cranbrook history dates back to 1904 when George and Ellen Booth purchased land in Bloomfield Hills, MI for their home. The next five decades saw the majority of this land transformed into an educational, artistic, and scientific community. In the early 1970s, a major reorganzition created the Cranbrook Educational Community. More than a century later, in 2021, this Community comprises five program areas: Cranbrook Schools, Cranbrook Art Academy, Cranbrook Art Museum, Cranbrook Institute of...
Dates: circa 1830-; Majority of material found within 1931 - 1970

Maja Schjolin Papers

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Identifier: 1982-10
Abstract In 1951, Maija and her husband Hans moved to a three acre property in Birmingham, Michigan three miles southeast of Cranbrook. Over the course of thirty years, Maja created the largest and most diverse wild plant garden in Michigan, with over 300 varieties of plants. Her wildflower garden was widely visited attended by garden enthusiasts and tour groups, and often attracted publicity in the local press. She developed a close friendship with botanist James R. Wells of Cranbrook Institute of...
Dates: 1982 - 1989

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Christ Church Cranbrook (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 2
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Appleman, Daniel E. (1931-1998) 1
Askew, June 1
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Askew, Richard G. 1
Booth, George G. (George Gough), 1864-1949 1
Booth, Henry Scripps, 1897-1988 1
Booth, James Scripps, 1888-1954 1
Brookside School (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 1
Buckberrough, John 1
Cain, Stanley A. (Stanley Adair), 1902-1995 1
Cantor, Allen 1
Carmel, James H., 1919-2016 1
Colburn, William 1
Cooper, Harriet 1
Cranbrook (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 1
Cranbrook Academy of Art. Architecture Studio 1
Cranbrook Art Museum 1
Cranbrook Center for Collections and Research 1
Cranbrook Center for Collections and Research. Cranbrook Archives 1
Cranbrook House & Gardens (Organization) 1
Cranbrook Kingswood School (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 1
Cranbrook School (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 1
Cranbrook Schools 1
Croze, Harvey 1
Dansereau, Pierre, 1911-2011 1
Eames, Charles 1
Fuller, Donald 1
Goodall, Jane, 1934- 1
Hance, G. W. (George W.) 1
Hatt, Robert T. (Robert Torrens), 1902- 1
Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum 1
Hulbert, Harold S. (Harold Stacey), 1887-1949 1
Lawrence Technological University 1
Levin, Carl, 1934-2021 1
McCoy, Katherine, 1945- 1
McCoy, Michael 1
McMath, Robert R. (Robert Raynolds), 1891-1962 1
Michigan State University 1
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955 1
Mitchell, Wallace, 1911-1977 1
Munroe, Joseph 1
Nickell, Walter P. 1
Oakland Community College 1
Packard, James 1
Pallasmaa, Juhani 1
Saarinen, Eliel, 1873-1950 1
Schjolin, Maja 1
Sepeshy, Zoltan, 1898-1974 1
Skillman Foundation 1
Slade, Roy 1
Swanson, Jons Robert Ferdinand 1
Thompson, Paul W. (Paul Woodard), 1909-1994 1
W.K. Kellogg Foundation 1
Wayne State University 1
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