Michael Ventris, Marcel Breuer Papers, Syracuse University Special Collections, Linear B, architecture
Architectural History and Criticism | Indo-European Linguistics and Philology
This article provides some biographical insights into the life of the famous architect and classicist Michael Ventis (who gained fame for helping to decipher the Mycenaen script Linear B). The facts are gleaned from correspondence between Michael, his mother Dorothea, and the architect Marcel Breuer, who designed her apartment. The letters are preserved in the Marcel Breuer Papers in the Syracuse University Special Collections.
Hyman, Isabelle. "The Marcel Breuer Papers and Michael Ventris: A Biographical Note." The Courier 24.1 (1989): 3-12.
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