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Series 7 | 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 7: Printed Material , 1897-1968
(Box 4-6, OV 10; 0.8 linear feet)

Printed material includes clippings, exhibition catalogs for others, programs, booklets, books including Albert Kahn Organization containing autographs of Kahn's business colleagues, and Shooting the Russian War autographed by its author, Margaret Bourke-White. Picture postcards are of the Detroit Golf Club and the Brooklyn Y.M.C.A. both designed by Kahn, and of various scenic places of interest in the United States and Europe. There are also reproductions of art work, brochures, phonograph record catalogs, blueprints of designs for cups and saucers by Kahn's daughter Lydia Winston, and miscellaneous printed material.
Description Container
Clippings, undated
4
28
Clippings, 1937
4
29
Clippings, 1939-1963
4
30
Exhibition Catalogs for Others, 1926, undated
4
31
Programs, 1897-1942
(12 folders)
4
32-43
Booklet Practical Calculation and Application of Reinforced Concrete, undated
4
44
Booklet General Motors Building
4
45
Booklet Eight Murals at the Michigan Exhibit, Century of Progress Exposition, Chicago, 1933
4
46
Booklet Albert Kahn at the Ford Exposition Building, 1934
4
47
Booklet Memoirs of Mollie Kahn Fuchs with Poster, 1940-1968
(Oversized Material Housed in Box 6)
4
48
Book The American Historian's Raw Materials by J. Franklin Jameson, 1923
4
49
Book Albert Kahn Organization, 1942
4
50
Book Shooting the Russian War by Margaret Bourke-White, 1942
4
51
Book Builders for Battle by David O. Woodbury, 1946
4
52
Book The Story of Ambitious Men by Edward Geller, 1952
5
1
Reproductions of Art Work, undated
5
2
Travel Brochures for Germany, undated
5
3
Travel Brochures for Amalfi, Italy, 1909
5
4
Phonograph Record Catalogs, 1931, undated
5
5
Brochures, 1970, undated
(Oversized Material Housed in OV 10)
5
6-7
Picture Postcards: Detroit Golf Club Designed by Kahn, undated
5
8
Picture Postcards: Y.M.C.A., Brooklyn, New York, Designed by Kahn, undated
5
9
Picture Postcards: California, District of Columbia, Illinois, undated
5
10
Picture Postcards: Massachusetts, undated
(2 folders)
5
11-12
Picture Postcards: Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, undated
5
13
Picture Postcards: New York, undated
5
14
Picture Postcards: Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, undated
5
15
Picture Postcards: France and Spain, undated
5
16
Picture Postcards: Scotland and England, undated
5
17
Souvenir Tickets to Miscellaneous Events, 1934-1942, undated
5
18
Miscellaneous Printed Material, 1900-1947, undated
(3 folders; Oversized Material Housed in Box 6 and OV 10)
5
19-21
Oversized Poster Concerning Mollie Kahn Fuchs's Development of the Multi-Color Printing Process for Blueprints, 1968,
(from Box 4, Folder 48)
6
4
Two Oversized Menus from Café Metropole in Russian, German, and English, undated,
(from Box 5, Folder 21)
6
4
Oversized Brochure for Reproductions of Art Work, undated,
(from Box 5, Folder 6)
OV 10
Oversized Poster Advertising Newspaper Article "Million Dollar Office Boy: The Story of Albert Kahn,", undated,
(from Box 5, Folder 20)
OV 10
Oversized Blueprints of Designs for Cups and Saucers by Kahn's Daughter, Lydia Winston, 1947,
(from Box 5, Folder 20)
OV 10

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.