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Series 8 | 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 8: Photographs and Moving Images, 1875-1944
(Box 5-6, 8, FC 13-17, MGP 2; 1.5 linear feet)

Photographs are of Albert Kahn, his wife Ernestine including two by Clara E. Sipprell, members of the Kahn family, and colleagues including Myron Barlow, Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, Arturo Toscanini, residences including an album of photographs of the Edsel Ford House designed by Kahn, travel photographs taken by Kahn in Algiers, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, a photograph album "Our Trip to Utica, and photographs of art work. There are also five reels of 16mm motion picture film of the Kahn family at the farm and at various family gatherings. Glass plate negative housed separately and closed to researchers.
DescriptionContainer
Albert Kahn, 1888-1942, undated
(7 folders; Oversized Material Housed in Box 8; 1 glass plate negative housed in MGP 2)
5
22-28
Ernestine Krolik Kahn, 1875-1939
(6 folders)
5
29-34
Albert and Ernestine Kahn Onboard Ship, 1912-1924
5
35
Joseph Kahn Family, 1894
(2 folders)
5
36-37
Kahn Family, 1902-1942
(3 folders)
5
38-40
Family Members at the Kahn Farm, undated
5
41
Home Movies at the Kahn Farm, 1935-1939
5 film reels
16 mm
(Motion picture film stored separately in film cans numbered 13-17)
5
42
Miscellaneous Family Members, undated
(4 folders)
5
43-46
Albert Kahn with Colleagues, 1920-1930
(2 folders)
5
47-48
Artist Colleagues Myron Barlow, Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo, and Arturo Toscanini, 1916-1936
(3 folders)
5
49-51
Business Colleagues, 1930-1942, undated
(6 folders; Oversized Material Housed in Box 8)
5
52-57
Residences, undated
(2 folders)
5
58-59
Mattawa Inn, Ontario, Canada, undated
5
60
Walkerville Railroad Station, Walkerville, Ontario, Canada, undated
5
61
Travel Photographs of France, 1937-1938, undated
5
62-65
Travel Photographs of Germany, undated
5
66
Album of Travel Photographs of Italy and Algiers, undated
(12 folders)
5
67-78
Travel Photograph of Japan, undated
5
79
Album of Travel Photographs of Spain, undated
(5 folders)
5
80-84
Album of Photographs of the United States: "Our Trip to Utica,", undated
5
85
Miscellaneous Travel Photographs, undated
5
86
Photographs of Art Work, 1929-1931, undated
(2 folders)
5
87-88
Miscellaneous Photographs, 1944, undated
5
89
Glass Plate Negative
1 glass negative
MGP 2
Five Reels of 16mm Motion Picture Film of the Kahn Family Gatherings, 1935-1937, undated,
(from Box 5, Folder 42)
FC 13-17
Fourteen Oversized Photographs of Albert Kahn, circa 1940,
(from Box 5, Folder 25)
8
1
Two Oversized Photographs of Business Colleagues, 1942, undated,
(from Box 5, Folder 52)
8
2
An Oversized Photograph of a Business Colleague, undated,
(from Box 5, Folder 54)
8
2
An Oversized Album of Photographs of the Edsel Ford Residence Designed by Albert Kahn, undated
8
3

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  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.