Robert Chapman Turner papers, 1942-2006

Turner, Robert Chapman, b. 1913 d. 2005
Educator, Ceramicist
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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