Dondero, George A. (George Anthony), 1883-1968

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Congressman (Royal Oak, Mich.).

From the description of George Anthony Dondero papers, 1949-1965. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122394153

U.S. congressman from Michigan's 17th district, Royal Oak, Mich. (1933-1957). Upon retirement from the Congress he practiced law in Royal Oak.

From the description of Correspondence and papers of George A. Dondero, 1960-1969 bulk 1957-1968. (Detroit Public Library). WorldCat record id: 56036484

George A. Dondero (1883-1968) was a Congressman from Michigan.

D.C. Dondero was known for mounting an attack on Modern Art during the 1950s. In 1952, he told Congress that Modern Art was a conspiracy by Moscow to spread Communism in the United States.

From the description of George A. Dondero correspondence with Cecil F. Chamberlain, 1950 Feb. 5- Mar. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 422877198

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn ACA Galleries. ACA Galleries records, 1917-1963. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Fitzgerald, Frank D. (Frank Dwight), 1885-1939. Frank Dwight Fitzgerald papers, 1928-1944. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Lowenthal, Max. Max Lowenthal papers, 1855-1970. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Lawton, J. Fred (James Frederick), 1888-1969. James Frederick Lawton papers, 1908-1969. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Dondero, George A. (George Anthony), 1883-1968. George Anthony Dondero papers, 1949-1965. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gloria de Herrera papers, 1936-1996, 1947-1985 Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Cornell University. Dept. of History. History 421 papers, 2003. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Ruth Fischer papers, 1925-1961 (inclusive) 1940-1961 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Alexander G. Ruthven Papers, 1901-1961, 1906-1951 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Blair Moody Papers, 1928-1954, 1934-1952 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn The ACA Galleries records, 1917-1963 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
creatorOf Dondero, George A. (George Anthony), 1883-1968. George A. Dondero correspondence with Cecil F. Chamberlain, 1950 Feb. 5- Mar. 23. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Owen J. Cleary Papers, 1944-1959 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Cleary, Owen J., 1900-1960. Owen J. Cleary papers, 1944-1959. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Frank Dwight Fitzgerald papers, 1928-1944, 1930-1939 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Ann Arbor National Defense Committee (Mich.). Ann Arbor National Defense Committee records, 1940-1942, 1944, and 1946. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Dondero, George A. (George Anthony), 1883-1968. Correspondence, 1952, from Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf De Herrera, Gloria, 1929-1985. Gloria de Herrera papers, 1936-1996 (bulk 1947-1985). Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Brackman, Robert, 1898-. Robert Brackman papers, 1931-1978. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Dondero, George A. (George Anthony), 1883-1968. Correspondence and papers of George A. Dondero, 1960-1969 bulk 1957-1968. Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
referencedIn James Frederick Lawton papers, 1908-1969 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Rayburn, Sam, papers 92-172, 92-257, 92-389, 92-415, 94-017, 96-066, 96-177, 97-347, 98-130, 2008-225, 2009-008. 29749116., 1831, 1845, 1903-2007 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin .
referencedIn Wilber M. Brucker Papers, 1877-1968 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
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associatedWith ACA Galleries. corporateBody
associatedWith Ann Arbor National Defense Committee (Mich.) corporateBody
associatedWith Artists Equity Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Brackman, Robert, 1898- person
associatedWith Brucker, Wilber Marion, 1894-1968 person
associatedWith Chamberlain, Cecil. person
associatedWith Cleary, Owen J., 1900-1960. person
associatedWith Cornell University. Dept. of History. corporateBody
associatedWith De Herrera, Gloria person
associatedWith De Herrera, Gloria, 1929-1985. person
correspondedWith Fischer, Ruth, 1895- person
associatedWith Fitzgerald, Frank D. (Frank Dwight), 1885-1939. person
associatedWith Fitzgerald, Frank Dwight, 1885-1939 person
associatedWith Lawton, J. Fred (James Frederick), 1888-1969. person
associatedWith Lowenthal, Max. person
associatedWith Moody, Blair, 1902-1954 person
associatedWith Rayburn, Sam, 1882-1961 person
associatedWith Ruthven, Alexander Grant, 1882- person
associatedWith Society of Western Artists (Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress. House. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Michigan
United States
Subject
Anti-communist movements
Propaganda, Anti-communist
Legislators--Correspondence
Communism and art
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Birth 1883-12-16

Death 1968-01-29

English

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