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Bruce M. Donaldson letters from Gari Melchers, 1928 May 9 and May 22

Creator:
Donaldson, Bruce M.
Melchers, Gari, 1860-1932
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
2 items (on one partial microfilm reel).
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
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)."
Citation:
Bruce M. Donaldson letters from Gari Melchers, 1928 May 9 and May 22. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 3134 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
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.
Provenance:
Donated 1969 by Mrs. Cameron Haight, relationship to Bruce M. Donaldson is not known.
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7579
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209741
AAA_collcode_donabruc
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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