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

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Series 3: Writings and Notes , 1952-1982
0.4 Linear Feet
Box 3

Writings consist of Christensen's essays on "Hollow Ware," projects at RIT, and 2 sound recordings of Christensen on the topics of RIT's teachings and ideas. Christensen's lectures are on the arts presented at Memorial Art Galleries, on design and silver, and 1 sound recording of lectures at the Women's Council and the American Craft Council. Christensen's notes are on an array of subjects including ailments, art and human beings, astrology, lists, professional projects, travel to Sweden and Denmark, his observations about the design and craft movement in Denmark, and 1 notebook on calculation rules and the chemistry of crafts. Writings by others are "Hans Christensen, Designer" by Eileen Quinn and a student paper on flatware.
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"Hollow Ware", 1952-circa 1970s
3
8-9
About RIT Projects, circa 1975
3
10
About RIT Teachings and Ideas, circa 1975
2 sound cassettes
3
11
Lecture, About Arts at Memorial Art Galleries, Rochester, NY, September 30, 1955
3
12
Lecture, About Design and Silver, circa 1961
3
13
Lecture, Women's Council and American Craft Council, 1982
1 sound cassette
3
14
Notes, Ailments, undated
3
15
Notes, Art and Human Beings, circa 1975
3
16
Notes, Astrology and Musings, circa 1974
3
17
Notes, Lists of Artists, 1978
3
18
Notes, Lists of Guests, 1975-1980
3
18
Notes, Lists of Suppliers, circa 1970s
3
20-21
Notes, Miscellaneous, circa 1970s
3
22
Notes, Professional Projects, circa 1970s
3
23
Notes, Observations About Design and Craft Movement in Denmark from 1800-1982, 1982
3
24
Notes, Travel to Sweden and Denmark, circa 1977
3
25
Notebooks, Calculation Rules and Chemistry of Crafts, circa 1942
2 books
3
26
By Others, "Hans Christensen, Designer" by Eileen Quinn, 1980
3
27
By Others, Student Paper on Flatware, circa 1965
Writer thanks Christensen on last page.
3
28

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