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Creators:
Lissim, Simon, 1900-
Dates:
1924 - 1981
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1276
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection covers the period 1924-81 and consists of exhibition catalogs, correspondence, photographs, slides, drawings, photostats, contracts, book proofs, and related biographical material on Lissim. Extensive material on the designer's work for the Sevres porcelain factory includes correspondence, original contracts, photographs of porcelai...

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Creators:
Schreckengost, Viktor, 1906-
Dates:
1933-1995
Size:
0.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.schrvikt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of industrial designer Viktor Schreckengost measure 0.7 linear feet and date from 1933 to 1995. Largely, this selection of papers deals with Schreckengost's dinnerware design career, specifically with the American Limoges pottery firm of Sebring, Ohio. Found is correspondence with the American Limoges China Company and the Crockery and Glass Journal; printed materials featuring his designs; a photo of Schreckengost and his ceramics; sketches and large-scale renderings of dinnerware; and three VHS videocassettes. One videocassette dates from 1993 and contains an interview of Viktor and Don Schreckengost, a 1994 videocassette concerns the history of Schreckengost's art, and a third tape contains a slide show.

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Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0548
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
circa 1970s-1990s
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.tattbene
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1963
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.bunnwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1860-2009
Level:
series
Size:
4.1 Linear feet (Boxes 33-37)
Collection ID:
AAA.natiacad
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Gifts and funding files include financial documents, ledgers, legal material, and correspondence concerning the bequests, endowments, donations, and other gifts that financed the operations of the National Academy of Design. Academy gifts and funding files (subseries 8.1) document estate bequests, donations, and gifts. Estate bequests detail prope...

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Creators:
Knoll, Florence, 1917-
Dates:
1932-2000
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.knolflor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of architect and designer Florence Knoll Bassett, measure approximately 2 linear feet dating from 1932 to 2000. Through correspondence, sketches, drawings, designs, subject files, photographs, and printed material, the collection selectively documents Knoll Bassett's education, her work with Knoll Associates from the 1940s until her resignation in 1965, and projects undertaken since her retirement. It is an important source of information on the development of interior architecture and design from the 1940s to the 1970s.

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