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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

Joe and Ann Watson collection on Shop One

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0555
Overview The Joe and Ann Watson collection on Shop One consists of a 1990 School of American Craftmen's calendar and eight photographs of Shop One goods and artists.
Dates: circa 1970's, 1990

Craft Aesthetics Seminar slides and digital audio recordings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0614
Overview Slides and audio recordings of the Craft Aesthetics Seminar held at RIT in 1979.
Dates: 1979

Hobart Cowles Outstanding Teaching Award digital audio recording

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0624
Overview Audio recording of Hobart Cowles receiving the Outstanding Teacher Award.
Dates: 1975

Hans Christensen digital audio recordings

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0637
Overview Digital audio recordings of two interviews with Hans Christensen. Christensen was a world renowned silver smith who taught at RIT for 29 years.
Dates: 1982-1982

Robert H. Johnston digital audio recordings

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0638
Overview Digital audio recordings of Robert H. Johnston during his time at RIT. Dr. Robert H. Johnston spent twenty years as a professor and administrator at the Rochester Institute of Technology. He eventually became the Dean of the College of Fine and Applied Arts. In 1990 he was named a Special Assistant to the President of R.I.T. Dr. Johnston most known for developing a system of using digital imaging to decode damaged and ancient texts including the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Dates: circa 1970

Paul Rankin collection of Frans Wildenhain sketchbooks and slides

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: RITArt-0069
Overview The Paul Rankin collection of Frans Wildenhain sketchbooks and slides contains four books of sketches done by Mr. Wildenhain in the 1970's, approximately 154 slides of his sculptures, pots, and murals, several books and publications relating to the Bauhaus in Germany, Marguerite Wildenhain, and crafts, some in German.
Dates: circa 1965 - 1985

Val Cushing ceramic pot

 Collection
Identifier: RITArt-0072
Overview This collection consists of one ceramic lidded pot.
Dates: 1980s?

Edward G. Dykstra collection

 Collection
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

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

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