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George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991

Nakashima, George K., 1905-1990

Architect, Furniture designer

Collection Information

Size: 1.0 linear feet

Summary: The papers of architect, craftsman, woodworker, and furniture designer George Nakashima measure 1.0 linear foot and date from 1950 to 1991. The collection is comprised of biographical material, correspondence, writings, subject files, and printed material that mostly relate to Nakashima's work in furniture design.

Biographical/Historical Note

George Nakashima (1905-1990) was an architect, craftsman, woodworker, and furniture designer in New Hope, Pennsylvania.

Provenance

The papers were donated by Marion Nakashima, widow of George Nakashima, in 1991.