Guide to the Margaret Miller Papers, 1916-1971
Table of Contents
- Collection Summary
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Subject Headings
- Related Material
- Administrative Information
- Access and Use
- Encoding Information
- Container List
|Repository:||Archives and Special Collections Library, Vassar College Libraries|
|Title:||Margaret Miller Papers|
|Quantity:||0.2 cubic ft. (1 box)|
|Abstract:||The Margaret Miller Papers include correspondence with visual and literary artists as well as photographs and an art booklet. Correspondents include Elizabeth Bishop, Lloyd Frankenberg, Loren McIver, and Frani Blough.|
|Forms of Materials:||postcards, photographs and pamphlets|
Margaret Miller (VC 1934) roomed with Elizabeth Bishop while a student at Vassar. An art historian and painter, Miller lost her arm in an automobile accident in France in 1937 while vacationing with Bishop and Louise Crane. Later, Miller served as a staff member at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.
2 photographs of Miller, an art booklet and several postcards to and from Miller. Correspondents include Elizabeth Bishop, Lloyd Frankenberg, Loren McIver, and Frani Blough.
This collection is open for research according to the regulations of the Vassar College Archives and Special Collections Library without any additional restrictions.
- Wallis, Michael The Real Wild West separated from this collection and offered to the Main Library, Jan 2008.
- Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979
- Blough, Frani
- Frankenberg, Lloyd, 1907-1975
- MacIver, Loren, 1909-
- Miller family
- Women art historians
- Women painters
- Women poets
Finding aid encoded by Jason Kovari, 20 Feb 2009.
Margaret Miller Papers, Archives and Special Collections Library, Vassar College Libraries.
Collection processed by Vassar College Archives and Special Collections Library, 8 Jan 2008.
Gift of Arthur and Bess Mann, 2007.
|Photographs of Miller (2)|
|Booklet of Grade School Art|
|Postcards to and from Miller|