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Series 2 | A Finding Aid to the Albert Kahn papers, 1875-1970, bulk 1875-1945

Albert Kahn papers, 1875-1970, bulk 1875-1945

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Series 2: Correspondence , 1891-1970
(Box 1-3, 6; 3.3 linear feet)

Correspondence includes letters between Albert Kahn and his wife concerning their courtship, marriage, and family life. Correspondence is also with various Kahn family members and colleagues including Myron Barlow, George D. Mason, Carl Milles, and Arthur A. Stoughton. There is one letter each from Henry Bacon and Alexander Trowbridge. Numerous condolence letters to Kahn's widow are from friends and colleagues including Paul Cret, Edsel Ford, Carl Milles, and Eliel Saarinen.
Description Container
Between Albert Kahn and Ernestine Krolik Kahn, 1894
(12 folders)
1
19-30
Between Albert Kahn and Ernestine Krolik Kahn, 1895
(3 folders)
1
31-33
Between Albert Kahn and Ernestine Krolik Kahn, 1896
(2 folders)
1
34-35
Between Albert Kahn and Ernestine Krolik Kahn, 1898
1
36
Between Albert Kahn and Ernestine Krolik Kahn, 1901
1
37
Between Albert Kahn and Ernestine Krolik Kahn, 1907
1
38
Between Albert Kahn and Ernestine Krolik Kahn, 1931-1934
1
39
Concerning the Wedding of Albert Kahn and Ernestine Krolik, 1896
(11 folders)
1
40-50
From Albert Kahn to his Wife and Children, 1907-1922, undated
(3 folders)
1
51-53
Letters of Condolence, Surnames Unknown, 1942-1943
1
54
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "A,", 1942-1943
(2 folders)
1
55-56
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "B,", 1942-1943
(10 folders)
1
57-66
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "C,", 1942-1943
(5 folders)
1
67-71
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "D,", 1942-1943
(3 folders)
1
72-74
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "E,", 1942-1943
(2 folders)
1
75-76
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "F,", 1942-1943
(4 folders)
2
1-4
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "G,", 1942-1943
(4 folders)
2
5-8
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "H,", 1942-1943
(6 folders)
2
9-14
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "I" - "J,", 1942-1943
(5 folders)
2
15
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "K,", 1942-1943
2
16-20
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "L,", 1942-1943
(4 folders)
2
21-24
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "M,", 1942-1943
(5 folders)
2
25-29
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "N,", 1942-1943
2
30
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "O,", 1942-1943
2
31
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "P,", 1942-1943
(2 folders)
2
32-33
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "R,", 1942-1943
(4 folders)
2
34-37
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "S,", 1942-1943
(7 folders)
2
38-44
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "T,", 1942-1943
(2 folders)
2
45-46
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "U" - "V,", 1942-1943
2
47
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "W,", 1942-1943
(4 folders)
2
48-51
Letters of Condolence, Surnames "Y" - "Z,", 1942-1943
2
52
Condolence Notes Accompanying Flowers, 1942
(4 folders)
2
53-56
Condolence Notes Accompanying Flowers, 1942
(2 folders)
3
1-2
Surnames Unknown, 1894-1942, undated
3
3
Atkins - Baldwin, 1900-1944
3
4
Myron Barlow, 1907-1912
3
5
Barnard - Butzel, 1897-1920
3
6
Carse - Daman Fire Proofing Company, 1901-1964
3
7
Detroit Historical Museum, 1963-1964
3
8
Detroit Institute of Arts, 1942-1970
(3 folders)
3
9-11
Detroit Urban League, 1944
3
12
Drosser - Evans, 1894-1943
3
13
Farquhar - Ford, 1901-1931
3
14
Franklin Institute, 1970
3
15
Ganapol - Graves, 1900-1919
3
16
Hagedom - Hinchman, 1901-1919
3
17
Grant Hildebrand, 1965-1966
3
18
Hirschman - E. K., 1901-1919
3
19
Felix Kahn - Gus Kahn, 1900-1942
3
20
Joseph and Rosalie Kahn, 1894-1903
3
21
Julius Kahn, 1897-1920, undated
(5 folders)
3
22-26
Louis Kahn, 1902-1919
3
27
Moritz Kahn, 1898-1901, undated
(4 folders)
3
28-31
Otto Kahn - Kaufmann, 1894-1931
3
32
Koyl - MacDonald and Kahn Co., Ltd., 1894-1950
3
33
Alexander Mackintosh, 1901
3
34
George D. Mason, 1894-1939, undated
3
35
McClintock - Michigan, 1900-1969
3
36
Carl Milles, 1933-1942
(2 folders)
3
37-38
Marioti - N. M. N., 1921, undated
3
39
National Industrial Service Bureau - Norris, 1900-1919
3
40
Openhym - Park and Tilford, 1891-1919
3
41
Pennsylvania, University of, 1943-1964
3
42
Phillips Academy - Rubberoid Company, 1895-1943
(Oversized Material Housed in Box 6)
3
43
Schulherr - Stevens, 1901-1942
3
44
Arthur A. Stoughton, 1894-1904, undated
3
45
Syracuse University, 1942-1943
3
46
Alexander and Gertrude Trowbridge, 1896, undated
3
47
United Aircraft Corporation - Werthmann, 1901-1942
3
48
Wiley Family, 1894-1902
3
49
Winston - Zenner, 1893-1942
3
50
Oversized Letter from the Rubberoid Company, 1943,
(from Box 3, Folder 43)
6
2

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