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Creators:
Singer Manufacturing Company
Singer Company (The), (Fairfield, New Jersey)
Dates:
1927-1983
bulk 1960-1977
Size:
11 Cubic feet (3 oversize folders, 20 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0169
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The bulk of the collection consists of renderings of sewing machines and related products by industrial designers such as Henry Dreyfuss, Robert P. Gersin, Eliot Noyes, and Malcolm S. Park; by designers of Singer's in-house design department; and by consultants to the firm. Materials include decals, photographs, negatives, patents, and renderings and sketches. This collection documents the influence of industrial design on Singer sewing machines as well as other household products such as vacuum cleaners.

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Creators:
Eames, Ray
Bowman, Ruth, 1923-
Dates:
1980 July 28-August 20
Size:
89 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.eames80
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ray Kaiser Eames conducted 1980 July 28-1980 August 20, by Ruth Bowman, for the Archives of American Art, in Venice, California.

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Creators:
Cummings, Frank E.
Lauria, Jo
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2006 December 28-2007 January 5
Size:
74 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.cummin06
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Frank E. Cummings, III conducted 2006 December 28 and 2007 January 5, by Jo Lauria, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in the artist's home, in Long Beach, California.

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Creators:
Bertoia, Harry
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 June 20
Size:
33 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bertoi72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Harry Bertoia conducted 1972 June 20, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Bertoia speaks of his childhood in San Lorenzo, Italy; his family; his art education at Cass Technical School, the Society of Arts and Crafts in Detroit, and Cranbrook Academy; his early metal work and woodcuts; defense work with Charles Eames ...

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Creators:
Cederquist, John
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2009 April 14-15
Size:
11 Items (Sound recording: 11 sound files (4 hr., 54 min.), digital, wav file)
111 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.cederq09
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of John Cederquist conducted 2009 April 14-15, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Cederquist's studio, in San Clemente, California.

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Creators:
Snyderman, Richard
Polsky, Richard
Dates:
1990 June 8
Size:
107 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.snyder90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Richard Snyderman conducted 1990 June 8, by Richard Polsky for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project.

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Creators:
Saylan, Merryll B., 1936-
Adamson, Glenn
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2006 May 20-June 5
Size:
7 Items (Sound recording: 7 compact discs (6 hr., 9 min.), digital, 2 5/8 in.)
116 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.saylan06
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Merryll Saylan conducted 2006 May 20-June 5, by Glenn Adamson, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the Victoria & Albert Museum, in London, England.

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Creators:
Keyser, William A., Jr. (William Alphonse), 1936-
Cooke, Edward S., 1954-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2003 April 25-May 2
Size:
107 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.keyser03
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of William Kesyer Jr. conducted 2003 April 25 and May 2, by Edward S. Cooke Jr., for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Victor, N.Y.

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Reinhardt, Siegfried, 1925-1984
Gaugert, Richard
Dates:
1976 May 22-June 26
Size:
130 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.reinha76
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Siefried G. Reinhardt conducted 1976 May 22-June 26, by Richard Gaugert, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Carpenter, Arthur Espenet, 1920-2006
Hanna, Kathleen, 1943-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2001 June 20-2001 September 4
Size:
40 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.carpen01
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Arthur Espenet Carpenter conducted 2001 June 20-September 4, by Kathleen Hanna, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Carpenter's home and shop, in Bolinas, California.

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