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M. C. Richards, Union Dale, PA letter to Francis Sumner Merritt

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Creator:
Richards, M. C., 1916-1999
Merritt, Francis Sumner, 1916-1999
Subject:
Haystack Mountain School of Crafts
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1972 July 5
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 2 p. : typescript ; 42 x 30 cm.
Summary:
In this letter to Merritt, the founding director of Haystack, Richards introduced the idea of combining the literary and visual arts in a calligraphy course: "Writing as a Handcraft, or Arts of the Scribe."
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Art schools
Arts administrators
Arts and crafts
Calligraphy
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)180
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