Francis Sumner Merritt papers, 1903-1979

Merritt, Francis Sumner, b. 1913 d. 2000
Painter, Arts administrator, Art teacher, Designer
Active in Me.; Nigeria

Collection size: 6.8 linear ft.

Collection Summary: Biographical material, correspondence regarding Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, subject files, scrapbook, printed materials, subject files, exhibitions files, and artwork.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, designer and art administrator. Founder of Haystack Mountan School of Crafts, Deer Isle, Maine.

Donated 1980-1994 by Francis Sumner Merritt.

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