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Edward G. Dykstra collection

 Collection — Carton 1: [Barcode: R0006627027]
Identifier: RITArc-0264
Overview

The Edward G. Dykstra collection contains silverware and ceramic pieces; books and magazines about crafts, design, and silverwork; photographs of silver work and two Alfred University yearbooks. Mr. Dykstra attended the School for American Craftsmen (SAC) at Alfred University, graduating in 1948. The silver and ceramic include bowls, pitchers, plates, a vase and a box created by either Mr. Dykstra or a contemporary of his from SAC.

Dates: circa 1948-1950
Found in: RIT Archives

Stanley H. Witmeyer collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0290
Overview Records of the Stanley H. Witmeyer papers relate to Mr. Witmeyer's employment at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) as the Director of the School of Art & Design. Included are student artworks, historical records related to the RIT School for American Craftsmen, writings about Ralph Avery, correspondence and photographs of Stanley Witmeyer. In 2013, his son Bob Witmeyer donated more items including videotapes, wallpaper designs, and sketches. In 2014, John Stratton,...
Dates: 1960-1993
Found in: RIT Archives

School for American Craftsmen student woodworking craft

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: R0006630933]
Identifier: RITArc-0299
Overview

Wood bowl, lidded box, and salt and pepper shakers from the School for American Craftsmen at Rochester Institute of Technology. The objects were most likely made by a student.

Dates: circa 1960-1980
Found in: RIT Archives

RIT School for American Crafts records and slides

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0318
Overview

The RIT School for American Crafts records and slides contains short essays on the history of the school, a selection of administrative files, promotional materials, curriculum information, information about craft exhibitions at RIT as well as exhibitions of work by faculty and students, and a number of articles and clippings, mainly from 1950 to 1990. There is also a set of slides used to promote the school and facilities, ca. 2000.

Dates: 1943-2008; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1970
Found in: RIT Archives

RIT College of Fine and Applied Arts films and soundtrack

 Collection — Folder 1, Reel: 1-2
Identifier: RITArc-0347
Overview

The collection consists of two motion picture films an lp record and CD soundtrack promoting the School of Art and Design and the School for American Craftsmen at RIT.

Dates: circa 1970-1980
Found in: RIT Archives

Barbara Cowles collection on Shop One

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0450
Overview

The Barbara Cowles collection on Shop One contains materials about the retail store that featured handmade crafts by RIT professors, as well as other craftsmen in the Rochester area and beyond. Included are posters, news clippings, exhibition announcements, photographs, digital images and HTML pages from a website about Shop One (no longer live on web).

Dates: 1953-1978
Found in: RIT Archives

Robert Johnson collection on Frans Wildenhain

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: R0006629814]
Identifier: RITArc-0486
Overview

The Robert Johnson collection on Frans Wildenhain includes exhibition catalogs, clippings, correspondence and journal articles about Wildenhain from 1975-1984.

Dates: 1972-1984
Found in: RIT Archives

RIT College of Fine and Applied Arts records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0492
Overview Materials related to the operations of the College of Fine and Applied Arts (CFAA) at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). CFAA was officially established in 1960, although courses in art and design had been offered since the establishment of the early Mechanics Institute and Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute. The collection includes correspondence, office memos, promotional materials, prize competition information, course/program information, media clippings, and other related...
Dates: 1885-2011
Found in: RIT Archives

Jere Osgood wooden tray

 Item — Object 1
Identifier: RITArt-0124
Abstract

One 12" x 20" x 3" blonde wooden tray created by woodworker and studio furniture maker Jere Osgood (1936-2023).

Dates: undated [c. 1960s-1970s?]
Found in: RIT Archives

Collection on Hans Christensen

 Collection — Folder 1-3
Identifier: RITArc-0054
Overview

Materials related to Hans Christensen, the world-renowned silversmith and former Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) professor. Most of the collection consists of articles written on Hans Christensen, specifically his works, achievements, and death. The collection also includes some miscellaneous documents such as a biographical sketch, exhibition catalog, and a few pieces of correspondence.

Dates: 1954-1984
Found in: RIT Archives

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Rochester Institute of Technology -- Art collections 12
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Faculty 11
Wildenhain, Frans 6
Christensen, Hans (1924-1983) 5
Frid, Tage 4
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Johnson, Robert Bradley 4
Rochester Institute of Technology. College of Fine and Applied Arts 4
Shop One (Rochester, N.Y.) 4
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Students 3
Rochester Institute of Technology. School of Art and Design 3
Castle, Wendell, (1932-2018) 2
Ellingson, Mark 2
Johnston, Robert Harold 2
Keyser, William 2
Pearson, Ronald Hayes 2
Rochester Institute of Technology. School for American Crafts 2
Alfred University 1
American Craftsmen's Educational Council 1
Avery, Ralph Hillyer 1
Baker, Douglas 1
Brennan, Harold James 1
Bujnowski, Donald 1
Cowles, Barbara 1
Cowles, Hobart 1
Dykstra , Edward G. 1
Fram, Eugene H. 1
Galloway, Julia 1
Gillam, Sarah Margaret 1
Green, Howard C. 1
Jeong, Ho-Jeong 1
Jurs, Nancy 1
Kekic, Thomas 1
Lenderman, Max L. 1
Markusen, Thomas 1
Meyer, Fred (Frederick Robert) 1
Myers, Joel Philip, 1934- 1
National Association of Schools of Art and Design 1
Osgood, Jere, 1936-2023 1
Paley, Albert 1
Prip, John 1
Remington, R. Roger 1
Rexrode, Lee 1
Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute -- Curricula 1
Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute -- Faculty 1
Rochester Institute of Technology -- History 1
Rochester Institute of Technology. College of Imaging Arts and Sciences 1
Rochester Institute of Technology. Department of Art and Design 1
Rochester institute of Technology. College of Applied Science and Technology. School of Food, Hotel & Tourism Management 1
Shumway, Hettie Beaman Lakin 1
Webb, Aileen O. 1
Witmeyer, Stanley Herbert 1
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