Bruce M. Donaldson letters from Gari Melchers, 1928 May 9 and May 22
Donaldson, Bruce M.
Melchers, Gari, 1860-1932
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Two letters from Gari Melchers to Donaldson. Melchers discusses the "problems of the placing of the large historical picture in the Clements Library (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)."
Bruce M. Donaldson letters from Gari Melchers, 1928 May 9 and May 22. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 3134 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Donaldson was the chairman of the Art History Department at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. His father, John Donaldson (1854-1941) was a Detroit architect, who was a friend of - and painted by - Gari Melchers.
Donated 1969 by Mrs. Cameron Haight, relationship to Bruce M. Donaldson is not known.
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