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Richard McDermott Miller papers, 1962-2001

Miller, Richard McDermott, 1922-2004

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: 3.4 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of sculptor Richard McDermott Miller measure 3.4 linear feet and date from 1962 to 2001. The papers document his work as an artist and teacher in New York City through biographical material, financial and business records, writings, subject files, and correspondence. His personal records about the National Academy of Design, of which he was an active member and president, are included.

Biographical/Historical Note

Richard McDermott Miller (1922-2004) was a sculptor and educator in New York, NY. Miller was born Richard Alan Miller in 1922. After studying at the Cleveland Institute of Art in the 1940s, Miller returned to his home town of New Philadelphia, Ohio, to work in the family plaque business.

Provenance

The papers were donated by Richard McDermott Miller to the Archives of American Art in 2001.

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Language Note

English .