Ruth Justus papers

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This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

0.3 cubic ft. of material consisting of news clippings, classroom materials, and incoming correspondence with other calligraphers. Some of the materials, including correspondence, relates to a book, This Is Minnesota, calligraphed by Justus.

Biographical Historical Note

Ruth Justus was a calligrapher who taught at the Minneapolis School of Art.

Additional Notes

Inventory available on site.