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Hans Christensen papers, 1924-1989, bulk 1955-1983

Christensen, Hans, 1924-1983

Art teacher, Silversmith

Collection Information

Size: 12.3 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of designer, silversmith, and educator Hans Christensen measure 12.3 linear feet and date from 1924 to 1989 with the bulk of the collection dating from 1955 to 1983. The collection includes biographical materials, correspondence, writings and notes, personal business records, teaching files for the Rochester Institute of Technology, printed and broadcast materials, artwork, photographic materials, and sound and video recordings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Hans Christensen (1924-1983) was a designer, silversmith, and educator in Rochester, N.Y.


The Hans Christensen papers were donated in 1982 by Christensen and in 1984, 1988-1992 by his widow, Elisabeth Christensen.

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Language Note

The collection is in English and Danish.