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Harding Black papers, 1934-1979

Contents and Arrangement

Due to the small size of this collection, the papers are arranged as one series.

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Series 1: Harding Black papers , 1934-1979
0.4 Linear feet
Box 1

This series contains Harding Blacks scattered papers and includes biographical material, correspondence, financial notes, printed material, and photographs.
A certificate of participation is from Joske's of Texas and the Arts Council of San Antonio Incorporated. A transcript for an oral history with Harding Black is from the Bexar County Historical Commission's Oral History Program and was conducted by Mary Fenstermaker. Correspondence is from the years 1950 and 1951. Correspondents include George Beishlag, Ceramics Monthly, Consolidated Tiles INC., The Kiln Club, Louise R. Morris, Lisle Pursel, J. H. Saling, Henry Steinbomer, Syracuse Museum of Fine Arts, Texas Fine Arts Association, and Mrs. Kenneth F. Zitman. Printed materials include clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs concerning and featuring Black's ceramic works and his classes at the Witte Museum. Photographs are of Black, with friends and others, an expedition in 1934 to Reagan Canyon, children's pottery classes, his studio, and of works of art.
Description Container Select
Certificate, 1973
1
1
Oral History Transcript, 1979
1
2
Correspondence, 1950-1951
1
3
Financial Notes, 1972-1975
1
4
Clippings, 1938-1978
1
5-14
Clippings, Magazine, 1953-1961
1
15
Exhibition Announcements, 1950-1959
1
16
Exhibition Catalogs, 1949-1969
1
17-20
Photographs, Harding Black, 1940s-1960s
1
21
Photographs, Reagan Canyon Expedition, 1934
1
22
Photographs, Classes, circa 1930s
1
23
Photographs, Pottery Studio and Work Area, circa 1940s
1
24
Photographs, Works of Art, circa 1940s-1960s
1
25

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.