Archives of American Art

Dominick Labino papers

Collection ID:
Labino, Dominick
Physical Description:
3 Reels
1,854 items (on 3 microfilm reels)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Biographical materials, including list of patents; files of museum exhibitions; files of college and university exhibitions; writings by and about Labino; correspondence; clippings; and photographs. The files are arranged alphabetically within five separate categories: museums, colleges and universities, commercial institutions, non-commercial institutions and associations, and miscellaneous organizations.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Glassmaker, sculptor; Grand Rapids, Ohio. Born 1910. Labino was born in Fairmount City, Pa. and studied at Carnegie Intitute of Technology and Toledo Museum of Art School of Design. He holds two honorary degrees from Bowling Green State University and the University of Toledo. He is a glassblower and sculptor, using a technique of free-hand blowing and hot-glass sculpting. He also works on the development of color and color effects in glass.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels 937-939 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to Dominick Labino after microfilming.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming 1974 by Dominick Labino.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Decorative arts Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Glass artists -- Ohio Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Glass art Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors -- Ohio Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001