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Carl Milles letter to Henry Booth, 1943 September 27

Creator:
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
1 item.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
A letter from Carl Milles, September 27, 1943, regarding Booth's uninvited visit to Milles's Cranbrook studio. Milles writes that he "looses all inspiration if strangers can go in that way."
Citation:
Carl Milles letter to Henry Booth, 1943 September 27. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 3134 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Milles was born in Sweden and later taught at Cranbrook Academy in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. Henry Booth was the son of George G. Booth, a founder of Cranbrook.
Provenance:
Donated 1962 by Henry S. Booth.
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Sculptors
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6769
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208895
AAA_collcode_boothenr
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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