Physical Details: Letter : 2 p. : typescript ; 42 x 30 cm.
Sender: M. C. Richards (1916-1999)
Recipient: Francis Sumner Merritt (1913-2000)
Description: In this letter to Merritt, the founding director of Haystack, Richards introduced the idea of combining the literary and visual arts in a calligraphy course: "Writing as a Handcraft, or Arts of the Scribe."
Forms part of: Francis Sumner Merritt papers, 1903-1979
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: M. C. Richards, Union Dale, PA letter to Francis Sumner Merritt, 1972 July 5. Francis Sumner Merritt papers, 1903-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 180
- Art schools
- Arts administrators
- Arts and crafts
- Haystack Mountain School of Crafts