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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 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

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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Cranbrook Kingswood School (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 2
Grotell, Maija, 1899-1973 2
Hatt, Robert T. (Robert Torrens), 1902- 2
Hulbert, Harold S. (Harold Stacey), 1887-1949 2
Lorch, Emil, 1870-1963 2
Maroti, Geza 2
Marquis, Samuel S., 1866-1948 2
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955 2
Milles, Olga Granner, 1874-1967 2
Mitchell, Wallace, 1911-1977 2
Saarinen Swanson, Pipsan 2
Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961 2
Saarinen, Lillian Swann, 1912- 2
Saarinen, Loja 2
Aalto, Alvar, 1898-1976 1
Appleman, Daniel E. (1931-1998) 1
Barbour, William T. 1
Booth, Carolyn Farr 1
Booth, Ellen Warren Scripps, 1863-1948 1
Booth, Ralph H. 1
Booth, Stephen Farr 1
Brookside School (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 1
Burrowes, Marcus R. 1
Cain, Stanley A. (Stanley Adair), 1902-1995 1
Carmel, James H., 1919-2016 1
Christ-Janer, Albert, 1910-1973 1
Colburn, William 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
Dansereau, Pierre, 1911-2011 1
Detroit Institute of Arts 1
Detroit Society of Arts and Crafts 1
Dinkeloo, John G. (John Gerard), 1918-1981 1
Eames, Charles 1
Frayer, William Alley 1
Fredericks, Marshall M., 1908-1998 1
GM Technical Center 1
Goodall, Jane, 1934- 1
Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum 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
Kirk, Arthur Nevill 1
Knoll, Florence, 1917-2019 1
Lawrence Technological University 1
Levin, Carl, 1934-2021 1
McCoy, Katherine, 1945- 1
McCoy, Michael 1
McEwen, Katherine 1
Michigan State University 1
Morris & Co. (London, England) 1
Nickell, Walter P. 1
Oakland Community College 1
Öhquist, Johannes, 1861-1949 1
Page, Herman, Reverend, 1866-1942 1
Pallasmaa, Juhani 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
Skillman Foundation 1
Slade, Roy 1
Sparre, Louis, 1863-1964 1
Stevens, William Oliver, 1878-1955 1
Stone, Arthur J., 1847-1938 1
Stone, Ralph, 1868-1957 1
Stratton, Mary Chase Perry, 1867-1961 1
Strengell, Gustaf 1
Suomi College 1
Thompson, Paul W. (Paul Woodard), 1909-1994 1
University of Michigan 1
Vettraino, Dominick 1
W.K. Kellogg Foundation 1
Wayne State University 1
Winter, Jessie 1
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 1
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