Jean Paul Slusser papers, 1910-1969

Slusser, Jean Paul, b. 1886 d. 1981
Active in Mich.

Collection size: 150 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence relating to a 1939 post office mural commission in Blissfield, Michigan; letters from Edgar P. Richardson, Stark Young, German artist Otto Dill, and others; texts of 10 lectures, radio addresses and articles on American and German art; a family photograph album; 6 sketchbooks; material on Dill and other German artists by critic K.F. Ertel; and clippings, exhibition notices, and personal documents.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, writer, museum director, and teacher; Ann Arbor, Mich.

Lent for microfilming 1973 by Jean Paul Slusser.

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