Turner, Robert Chapman, b. 1913 d. 2005
Active in Alfred Station, N.Y.
Collection size: 13.3 linear ft.
Collection Summary: Biographical and publicity material; correspondence; lectures; writings; teaching, gallery, and exhibition files; photographs; and printed material regarding Turner's career as a ceramicist and educator
Biographical/Historical Note: Ceramist; Alfred Station, N.Y. Turner was on the faculties of Black Mountain College (1949-1951) and Alfred University (1958-1979). He also conducted numerous ceramics workshops throughout his career and was an active member of the New York State Craftsman.
Donated 1982 by Turner and in 2005 and 2006 by Rosalind Turner Zuses, Turner's daughter.
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Also in the Archives
- Oral history interview with Robert Turner, 2001 June 11
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