The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
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.
Jean Paul Slusser papers, 1910-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 498 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lender, Jean Paul Slusser, after microfilming, 1973.
Painter, writer, museum director, and teacher; Ann Arbor, Mich.
Ertel material is in German.
Lent for microfilming 1973 by Jean Paul Slusser.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001