Papers, 1896-1973.


Papers, 1896-1973.

Materials relating to his business career and his political, charitable, and philanthropic activities.

40 microfilm reels: positive; 16 mm.

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Wilson, Charles Erwin, 1890-1961 (person)

University of Michigan-Flint. (corporateBody)

Mott Cider Mills. (corporateBody)

Whaley Home for Children (Flint, Mich.). (corporateBody)

Flint Community College. (corporateBody)

Industrial Savings Bank (Flint, Mich.). (corporateBody)

Merrill, Thomas S. (person)

Summerfield, Arthur E. (Arthur Ellsworth), 1899-1972 (person)

Arthur Ellsworth Summerfield (1899-1972) was Chairman of the Republican National Committee from 1952 to 1953, and served as Postmaster General of the United States from 1953 to 1961. From the description of Summerfield, Arthur E. (Arthur Ellsworth), 1899-1972 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10609665 Government official. From the description of Reminiscences of Arthur E. Summerfield : oral history, 1970. (Columbia University In the City ...

Michigan State university (corporateBody)

Charles Stewart Mott Foundation (corporateBody)

Curtice, Harlow Herbert, 1893-1962 (person)

McLaughlin, Robert Samuel, 1871-1972 (person)

United States Sugar Corporation (corporateBody)

Michigan Copper and Brass Company. (corporateBody)

Hill, Harry C. (person)

Hood, Alex (person)

Sloan, Alfred P. (Alfred Pritchard), 1875-1966 (person)

Y.M.C.A. (Flint, Mich.). (corporateBody)

Loomis, Arthur P., 1859-1930. (person)

Arthur Loomis was a lifelong resident of Ionia County, Michigan and long active in Republican Party politics. He served as private secretary of Governor John T. Rich, 1893-1896. From 1904-1910, Loomis was secretary to Governor Fred M. Warner. From its inception in 1910 until his death in 1930, Loomis was an enthusiastic member of the Perry Monument Centennial Committee. From the description of Arthur P. Loomis papers, 1840-1918 (Detroit Public Library). WorldCat record id: 611535513 ...

Buick, David D., 1855-1929. (person)

Hardy, A. B. C. (person)

Mott, Charles Stewart, 1875-1973 (person)

Executive with General Motors Corporation and Flint (Mich.) civic leader and philanthropist. From the description of Papers, 1896-1973. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122614764 Executive with the General Motors Corporation, and Flint civic leader and philanthropist. From the description of Charles S. Mott papers, 1896-1973. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34419888 ...

Forbes, B. C., 1880-1954. (person)

Durant Hotel (Flint, Mich.). (corporateBody)

Mott Carbonator Company. (corporateBody)

Durant, William Crapo, 1861-1947 (person)

Flint College and Cultural Center. (corporateBody)

Bassett, Harry H., 1875- (person)

Nash, Charles Warren, 1864-1948 (person)

Wilson, Guy Mitchell, 1876-1965 (person)

General motors corporation (corporateBody)

Weston-Mott Company. (corporateBody)

United China Relief. (corporateBody)

Flint Sandstone Brick Company (Mich.). (corporateBody)

Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943 (person)

Edsel Ford's interests beyond automobiles and the automobile industry were broad and varied. He was president of the Arts Commission of the Detroit Institute of Arts, a trustee of the Museum of Modern Art, and a trustee for the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis, Inc. He was a member of the Isle Royal National Park Commission, chairman of the board of the Detroit University School, and a director of the Manufacturers National Bank of Detroit. He was active in Ford Motor Company educatio...

Chrysler, Walter P. (Walter Percy), 1875-1940 (person)

Allen, Floyd P. (person)

Mott Boy's Camp. (corporateBody)

Du Pont, Pierre S. (Pierre Samuel), 1870-1954 (person)

P. S. du Pont was president of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. from 1915 to 1919 and chairman of the board from 1919 to 1940. He was also president of General Motors (1920-1923) and chairman (1920-1929), as well as a member of many other major corporate boards. He was also an avid collector of documents on the early history of the Du Pont family and company. From the description of The P. S. du Pont Office Collection, 1749-1939. (Hagley Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 16...

Roche, James M., 1906- (person)

Grant, Richard R. H., 1878-1957. (person)

McKeighan, William H., 1886- (person)

Champion, Albert, 1878- (person)

Brown, James (Bingo). (person)

Farry, Frank (person)

Gorman, Michael, 1891-1958. (person)

Kyes, Roger, 1906-1971. (person)

Knudsen, William S., 1879-1948 (person)

William Signius Knudsen (1879-1948) was born in Denmark on March 25, 1879. He apprenticed as a bicycle mechanic then held a variety of positions in the United States with Ford Motor Company and Chevrolet Motor Company. He served as vice president, then president of General Motors from 1933 to 1942. He received his appointment as lieutenant general on January 28, 1942, as director of production in the Office of the Under Secretary of war. He was director of Army Air Forces Materiel and Services f...

Holler, William E. (person)

Mott Children's Hospital. (corporateBody)

Green, Fred W. (Fred Warren), 1872-1936 (person)

Republican governor of Michigan, 1927-1930, from Ionia. From the description of Fred Warren Green papers, 1881-1939. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34418362 Fred Warren Green was born Oct. 20, 1872, in Manistee, Michigan. He graduated from the Law School of the University of Michigan in 1898, then served in the Spanish-American War, commanding Company G, 31st Michigan Volunteer Infantry in Cuba. After the war, he practiced law in Ypsilanti, also b...

Dreystadt, Nicholas, 1889-1948. (person)

Hopper, Hedda, 1890-1966 (person)

Donner, Frederick G., 1902- (person)

University of Michigan. (corporateBody)

Outside of museum holdings, no comprehensive survey and inventory of campus artwork had been attempted since 1937. With support from the Michigan Commission on Art in Public Places, 1,076 items were inventoried during 1988-1990. Additional inventory work was undertaken in 1997-1998 for risk management purposed, but generated little new information. From the description of Inventory of University of Michigan-owned art, 1988-1990, 1997-1998. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id...

Genesee County (Mich.). Parks and Recreation Commission. (corporateBody)

Groesbeck, Alex J., 1873-1953. (person)

Kettering, Charles Franklin, 1876-1958 (person)

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Industrial Mutual Association. (corporateBody)

Owsley, Alvin, 1888-1967. (person)

Romney, George, 1908- (person)

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Little, William H. (person)

MacCrone, Edward E., 1892- (person)

Flint Council of Defense (Mich.). (corporateBody)

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Davidson, William, Sir (person)

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Union Industrial Savings Bank. (corporateBody)

Pound, Arthur, 1884-1966 (person)

Arthur Pound, June 1, 1884 - Jan. 14, 1966, was born in Pontiac, Michigan. He worked for a variety of newspapers as an editor and editorial writer between 1913 and 1940. In 1935 and 1936 Pound was a research professor of American history at the University of Pittsburgh. From 1940 to 1944 Pound served as state historian and Director of the Division of Archives and History for New York. Pound is the author of The Iron Man in Industry, 1922; Johnson of the Mohawks, (with Richard E. Day), 1930; Hawk...

Broadway, Odell. (person)

Manley, Frank J., d. 1972. (person)

Bush, John H. (John Harold), 1943- (person)