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.
Painter, writer, museum director, and teacher; Ann Arbor, Mich.
Lent for microfilming 1973 by Jean Paul Slusser.
Location of Originals
Originals returned to the lender, Jean Paul Slusser, after microfilming, 1973.
Microfilm reel 498 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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