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The papers of sculptor Richard McDermott Miller measure 3.4 linear feet and date from 1962 to 2001. The papers document his work as an artist and teacher in New York City through biographical material, financial and business records, writings, subject files, and correspondence. His personal records about the National Academy of Design, of which he was an active member and president, are included.
Richard McDermott Miller papers, 1962-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
The holdings of the Archives of American Art include additional photographs of Miller among the Louise Finklestein papers, circa 1944-2000, and sound tapes and partial transcripts of the Alliance of Figurative Artists lectures and panel discussions, 1969-1970, in which Miller participated.
Richard McDermott Miller (1922-2004) was a sculptor from New York, N.Y. Born Richard Alan Miller in 1922. Miller was president of National Academy Design from 1989 to 1992.
Donated 2001 by Richard McDermott Miller.
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