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.
Lives of American Artists
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001