Letters, Jul. 16, 1956

Straight Eero


What a clear, inclusive sketch you made of Eero Saarinen [July 2]! Having been told the details of that life by his father, when I did his biography for the University Of Chicago Press, I realized the skill of this drawing. I only wish that Eliel were here to see it, too.



School of the Arts

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, Pa.


Just finished reading the cover story on Eero Saarinen, and I'm on Saarinen's side! No matter the "wrath" of the purists, each building—both outside and in—must...

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