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Creators:
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955
Dates:
1943 September 27
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.boothenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Carl Milles, September 27, 1943, regarding Booth's uninvited visit to Milles's Cranbrook studio. Milles writes that he "looses all inspiration if strangers can go in that way."

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Creators:
Lindstead, O. H.
Dates:
1934
Size:
1 Photographic print (b&w, 46 x 41 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.lindoh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Portrait photograph of Milles by O.H. Lindstead. Shows Milles in his studio with his sculpture. The photograph is autographed by Milles to art critic Florence Davies.

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Creators:
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955
Dates:
1942-1970
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.millcarl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Twenty letters (1949-1955) include four from Albert Christ-Janer concerning financial matters and one from Milles' assistant Berthold Schiwetz. Photographs (1944-1954) show Milles at work (2 copyprints microfilmed on reel 1817, fr. 836-839), works of art by Milles and his wife Olga, and the Klockargardens Skola (1947). Other materials consist of cl...

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Creators:
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955
Milles, Olga Granner, 1874-1967
Dates:
1933-1951
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on a partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.millecar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters received by Olga Milles, primarily from her family, the Granners, in Graz, Steiermark, Austria (1933-1951). Other correspondents include Kurt Messner (from prisoner of war camp), his father Adolf Messner (1944-1946), Carl Milles (1944-1951), his sister Ruth Milles (1940), and Signe Rutenskold (1944-1946). Three letters were written to Carl ...

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Creators:
Sawyer, Esther Hoyt
Dates:
1916-1965
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sawyesth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Over 500 letters to Sawyer from Edwin Dickinson, Carl Milles, and Nicholas Vasilieff.

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Creators:
Stephen, J. Davidson (James Davidson), 1900-
Dates:
1942-1945
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.stepj
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; correspondence, including almost daily letters to his wife while enrolled in the Cranbrook Academy of Art, 1944-1944; letters from Henry S. Booth, Carl Milles, and Eliel Saarinen; photographs of Stephen and others; financial records; and printed material including clippings, announcements and magzines containing articles writ...

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Creators:
Schiwetz, Pete, 1909-
Dates:
1939-1971
Size:
2 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.schipete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ca. 2,000 letters, including correspondence with family, bronze caster Bruno Bearzi, Carl and Olga Milles, curator Anne Hedmark (at Millesgarden in Stockholm), Clifford West, William McVey, Francis Rich, Herring Coe, Albert Christ-Janer, and others; business correspondence regarding his fountain at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, "Symbol of the Art...

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Creators:
Bertoia, Harry
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 June 20
Size:
33 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bertoi72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Harry Bertoia conducted 1972 June 20, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Bertoia speaks of his childhood in San Lorenzo, Italy; his family; his art education at Cass Technical School, the Society of Arts and Crafts in Detroit, and Cranbrook Academy; his early metal work and woodcuts; defense work with Charles Eames ...

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Creators:
Levitan, Israel, 1912-1982
Levitan, Idee
Dates:
[ca.1946-1982]
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.leviisra2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, a photograph, and printed material documenting Israel and Idee Levitan's involvement in the New York art community after WWII. Correspondence includes letters from Elaine de Kooning, Katherine Dreier, Noah Koff, Merle Armitage, Howard Dearstyne, James Aronson, and others and one letter from the Levitans to Howard Dearstyne. The phot...

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Creators:
Fredericks, Marshall M., 1908-1998
Colby, Joy Hakanson
Dates:
1981 Aug. 5
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
68 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.freder81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Marshall Fredericks conducted 1981 Aug. 5, by Joy Colby, in Fredericks' studio, in Royal Oak, Mich.

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