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Robert Smithson letter to Allen Overton, Jr., 1972 July 13

Smithson, Robert, 1938-1973

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Title: Robert Smithson letter to Allen Overton, Jr.

Date: 1972 July 13

Physical Details: Letter : 2 p. : typescript ; 29 x 22 cm.

Description: Letter from Robert Smithson to Allen Overton, Jr., president of the American Mining Congress. Smithson discusses his earth art commissions from mining companies, the mining industry, and earth art in general.

Creator: Smithson, Robert, 1938-1973

Forms part of: Robert Smithson and Nancy Holt papers, 1905-1987, bulk 1952-1987

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Robert Smithson. Robert Smithson letter to Allen Overton, Jr., 1972 July 13. Robert Smithson and Nancy Holt papers, 1905-1987. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 13255