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Forrest Bess letter to President Dwight D. Eisenhower

view Forrest Bess letter to President Dwight D. Eisenhower digital asset number 1
Creator:
Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Eisenhower, Dwight David, 1911-1977
Subject:
Jung, C. G. (Carl Gustav)
Schapiro, Meyer
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1955 Jan. 28
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : typescript ; 26 x 20 cm.
Summary:
Bess entreats the President to utilize his research in the field of "individuation," a combination of art and psychology which he says could be used against the Communists.
He describes his correspondence on the subject with Carl Jung and he also encourages the President to meet with Meyer Schapiro.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Art and science
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13662
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Data Source:
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