Culver, Charles B., b. 1908 d. 1967
Art critic, Painter, Designer, Watercolorist
Active in Detroit, Mich.
Collection size: 3.5 linear feet
Collection Summary: The papers of Charles Culver measure 3.5 linear feet and date from 1920-1997. This material documents his career as a watercolorist and art critic for the Detroit Free Press. The collection includes biographical materials, correspondence, writings, business files, artwork, photographs, printed material, and artifacts. Correspondence consists of letters exchanged with family and colleagues, including E.P. Richardson, Director of the Detroit Institute of Arts.
Biographical/Historical Note: Charles Culver (1908-1967) was a Detroit-based watercolorist, critic, and teacher.
The papers were donated to the Archives in 2004 by Sarah C. Weiss, daughter of Charles Culver.
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