Carl Milles letter to Henry Booth, 1943 September 27
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955
Place of publication, production, or execution:
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.
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."
Carl Milles letter to Henry Booth, 1943 September 27. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 3134 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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.
Donated 1962 by Henry S. Booth.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001