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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

RIT Craft Students Guild constitution

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0108
Overview

Constitution for the RIT Craft Students Guild. Included with the constitution is a budget from 1986-1969.

Dates: 1969

Edward G. Dykstra collection

 Collection — Box: 1
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

Stanley H. Witmeyer collection

 Collection — Box: 1-8
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

School for American Craftsmen student woodworking craft

 Collection — Box: 1
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

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

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

Robert H. Johnston papers and photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0524
Overview The Robert H. Johnston papers and photographs contain documents from his time as a faculty member of Rochester Institute of Technology, as Dean of the College of Fine and Applied Arts, and as a private consultant. The collection includes published works, presentations, correspondence, photographs, and other miscellaneous documents related to Johnston and his career. Materials are not exclusively linked to his time at RIT, but also relate to Johnston's work helping to decipher the Dead Sea...
Dates: 1977-1998

Doug Baker collection on Shop One

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0554
Overview

The Doug Baker collection on Shop One contains materials about the retail store, Shop One, that featured handmade crafts by RIT professors, as well as other craftsmen in the Rochester area and beyond. Included are copies of his designs for Shop One related materials including letterhead, logos, invitations, and advertisements.

Dates: 1952-1976

Robert Johnson collection on Frans Wildenhain

 Collection — Box: 1
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

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Art in universities and colleges -- New York (State) -- Rochester 7
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Silverwork -- New York (State) -- Rochester 7
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Rochester Institute of Technology -- Art collections 12
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Faculty 11
Wildenhain, Frans 6
Christensen, Hans 5
Frid, Tage 4
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Johnson, Robert Bradley 4
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Students 4
Rochester Institute of Technology. College of Fine and Applied Arts 4
Shop One (Rochester, N.Y.) 4
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
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 -- Societies and clubs 1
Rochester Institute of Technology. College of Imaging Arts and Sciences 1
Rochester Institute of Technology. Craft Students Guild 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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