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Duke, Doris 1912-1993

Overview
Works: 62 works in 72 publications in 2 languages and 3,262 library holdings
Genres: History  Designs and plans  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Interviews  Personal narratives‡vAmerican 
Roles: Dedicatee
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Jet set to jeans : the wardrobe of Doris Duke ( Book )
in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American Indian oral history collection : a catalog of the manuscripts completed in 1967 : project supported by Miss Doris Duke by University of Utah ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Snow on the mesa (portrait of Martha) [workshop] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Wilson directs the Martha Graham Dance Company in this incomplete dress rehearsal for Snow on the mesa, which premiered at the Kennedy Center. Recording ends with Mirrors and memory section
Doris Duke papers on the Shangri La residence by Doris Duke ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection tells the story of Shangri La, the most intimate of Doris Duke's residences. While the collection spans the years 1932 to 2003, the materials primarily begin in 1936, with correspondence relating to early discussions of architects to design Shangri La in what was then the U.S. Territory of Hawaii, and end in the mid to late 1990s with materials related to the handling of the Estate of Doris Duke after her death in 1993. The materials primarily detail the design, construction, decoration, and furnishing of Shangri La and the routine business matters of its daily operation
Duke Gardens Foundation records by Duke Gardens Foundation ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection documents the lifecycle of the Duke Gardens Foundation, beginning with the inception of the Duke Gardens Foundation and the design and creation of the various indoor display gardens that comprised Duke Gardens, including the associated purchases of plants and bulbs. The materials follow the daily operations of Duke Gardens, including modifications and general upkeep of the gardens, visitor and tour information, and operations of the Foundation itself. The materials end with the general management of Duke Gardens after Doris Duke's death in 1993 and the final dissolution of the Foundation in 2001. Materials include correspondence, inventories, specifications for various architectural projects at Duke Gardens, invoices and vouchers for repairs and reconstruction to the greenhouses, surveys and reports, financial ledgers, and a multitude of both black and white and color photographs and slides of the different gardens
Duke Family papers on the Duke Farms residence by Duke family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection spans the years 1859 to 2004, beginning with the early vision and evolution of the estate by James Buchanan (J.B.) Duke, the enhancement and management of the estate by Doris Duke after she inherited control of it upon her father's death, and ending with the general upkeep of the estate after Doris Duke's death in 1993. The collection primarily documents the daily operations of running, renovating, and maintaining the Duke Farms estate, and includes daily activity reports, correspondence, notes, and specifications for various architectural projects at Duke Farms, invoices and vouchers for repairs at different buildings on the estate, cattle inventories and cow registrations, financial ledgers and cashbooks, and security ledgers and reports. The architectural records are further arranged into seven sub series and contain a wide assortment of records, including blueprints, diazo prints, site plans, schedules, and maps. The materials document a variety of design, construction, and farm-related activities at Duke Farms
Foundation for Southeast Asian Art and Culture records by Foundation for Southeast Asian Art and Culture ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection documents the establishment and management of Doris Duke's Foundation for Southeast Asian Art and Culture (SEAAC). Records in the Administrative series document the purchase and transport of art objects and building parts, Doris Duke's attempts to locate a site for the Thai Village, and the financial records associated with the daily operations and management of the foundation and its assets. The Photograph series consists primarily of black and white images of the art objects and building parts purchased for SEAAC, with some images of houses in Bangkok and other Thai buildings, which served as the inspiration for the Thai Village. The architectural records in this collection include various drawings of the proposed village site and plans for the various buildings that were to be constructed
Bernard Lafferty Papers by Bernard Lafferty ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection spans the years 1952-1999, although the majority of the collection is concentrated in the years 1993-1996. The holdings in this collection are from Bernard Lafferty's personal files and include condolences after the death of Doris Duke, memoranda and correspondence regarding daily business activities of Doris Duke's estates and of the Foundation, invitations, meeting notes, lists of visitors to Duke Farms, and requests for donations
Navajo code talkers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Doris Duke papers on the Rough Point residence by Doris Duke ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection primarily documents the expenses and daily operations of running, renovating, and maintaining the Rough Point estate, and includes invoices and receipts for repairs and renovations to the residence, correspondence and memoranda relating to routine matters of the residence, expenses, inventories of furniture, fixtures, and other household items, and several appraisals of the residence and its household effects. A majority of the architectural records detail alterations and additions to the Rough Point residence as designed by the Horace Trumbauer firm
Duke Family New York Apartments collection by Duke family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection primarily documents the expenses and daily operations of running and maintaining three large residences in New York City. Materials include invoices and receipts for repairs and renovations to the residences, correspondence and memoranda relating to routine matters of the residences including expenses, inventories of furniture, fixtures, and other household items, and appraisals of the residences and their household effects. A majority of the architectural records in this collection are related to the design and construction of J.B. Duke's mansion at 1 E. 78th Street
Doris Duke papers on the Duke Endowment by Doris Duke ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection spans the years 1925 to 2001, with the bulk dating from 1956 through 1993. Collection materials primarily document the administrative business of the Endowment and include correspondence, news stories, meeting materials, financial statements, legal records, reports, and proposals. Many of the materials relate specifically to the Endowment's interests in private university education and health care
Doris Duke Audiovisual Collection by Doris Duke ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Doris Duke Audiovisual Collection was created by combining 8mm, 16mm, and 35mm film reels, vinyl recordings, audiocassettes, and associated manuscript materials relating to Doris Dukes travels, her various estates, and her interests in jazz and gospel music, dance, history, and culture. The collection covers the years 1899 to 2012 and is organized into three series: Moving Images, Audio, and Sheet Music and Index Cards
Harry W. Cox Papers by Doris Duke ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The holdings within this collection are from the files of Harry W. Cox, accountant to Duke Farms throughout the 1960s and 1970s. The topics in this collection are widely varied although they are primarily focused on the personal and business accounting activities of Doris Duke, her estates, and her charitable foundations. Materials included are business correspondence and memoranda, tax returns, invoices, contracts, bills, and legal documents
Doris Duke papers on the Falcon Lair residence by Doris Duke ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection spans the years 1937 to 1999, beginning with the purchase and interior renovation of the home and ending with maintenance and general upkeep of the home after Doris Duke's death in 1993. The collection primarily documents the expenses and daily operations of renovating, running, and maintaining the Falcon Lair residence, and includes invoices and receipts for services and repairs, correspondence, memoranda, and telegrams relating to routine matters of the residence, expenses, and photo inventories of furniture, fixtures, and other household items. A majority of the architectural records detail alterations and additions to the Falcon Lair residence
Doris Duke Photograph collection by Doris Duke ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Doris Duke Photograph Collection was created by combining color and black and white photographs, slides, negatives, and other photographic formats contained in albums, boxes, picture frames, and envelopes
Independent Aid, Inc. records by Doris Duke Foundation ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection spans the years 1934 to 1954, beginning with the establishment of Independent Aid, Inc. and including administrative entries through the first years of the Doris Duke Foundation. Journals, cashbooks, ledgers, and minute books comprise the majority of the collection; these detail contributions to the foundation as well as disbursements. The remaining materials include correspondence, the foundation's original by-laws, federal tax forms, financial records and lists of stock holdings, and memoranda documenting daily operations
James Buchanan Duke papers by James Buchanan Duke ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondents include George G. Allen, Lida Duke Angier, Charles Caldwell, Clarence E. Case, Benjamin N. Duke, Nanaline H. Duke, Washington Duke, William P. Few, William R. Perkins, and Alexander H. Sands. Other individuals represented in the collection include Artelia Roney Duke, Benjamin Newton Duke, Doris Duke, Washington Duke, and Horace Trumbauer
Doris Duke Memorabilia Collection by Doris Duke ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Doris Duke Memorabilia Collection is contains personal artifacts belonging to Doris Duke. The artifacts widely vary, yet tend to reflect what was important to Miss Duke including travel, philanthropy, growing orchids, and music. Of particular interest are those items from Doris Duke's childhood including scrapbooks, yearbooks, and homework assignments
Doris Duke papers by Doris Duke ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Doris Duke Papers were created by combining materials maintained by staff at the Duke Business Office and/or household staff of the Main Residence, on Doris Duke's behalf. It mostly contains the personal papers generated by or about Doris Duke throughout her lifetime. The collection covers the period 1798 to 2003, although the majority of the collection is concentrated in the 1930s to 1993
 
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Alternative Names
Doris Duke
Languages
English (49)
Chinese (1)
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