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Living silver, circa 1960

Handy & Harman (Firm)


Item Information

Title: Living silver

Date: circa 1960

Physical Details: 1 film reel : sd., col. ; 16 mm. ; 15 min., 47 sec.

Description: Educational film on the history of silversmithing and its use in the United States (for items such as bowls and flatware). Margret Craver Withers does not appear in the film but is credited as a consultant. The film is narrated by Dwight Weist and the techniques are demonstrated by William E. Bennett.

Creator: Handy & Harman (Firm)

Forms part of: Margret Craver Withers papers, 1908-2016

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Handy & Harman (Firm). Living silver, circa 1960. Margret Craver Withers papers, 1908-2016. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 20750