Correspondence

Collection Type

  • Manuscripts

Date

1925-1983, undated

Location Note

Folders C.1.1-C.2.9

GUSN

GUSN-298915

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Description

Series I, Correspondence, 1925-1983, undated (#C.1.1-C.2.9), contains personal correspondence received and sent by Isa (Frank) Gropius (1897-1983) and Walter Adolph Georg Gropius (1883-1969). The correspondence are with family, friends, and acquaintances and include cards, clippings, letters, postcards, telegrams, photographs, printed material, and related. The majority of the correspondence are comprised of letters belonging to Ise and center on her relationships with relatives in Germany, especially with her sister, Ellen Frank (dates unknown), and the Burchard family. Most of the correspondence is in German. The series is arranged alphabetically by surname, followed chronologically by other correspondence.

Details

Descriptive Terms

correspondence

Physical Description

Correspondence (2 cartons)

Collection Code

MS012

Collection Name

Gropius family papers

Date of Acquisition

1979

Reference Code

MS012.01

Record Details

Originator

Gropius, family

Material Type

correspondence

Description Level

Series

Location Note

Folders C.1.1-C.2.9