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James Melchert papers, 1962-2004, bulk 1980-2003

James Melchert papers, 1962-2004, bulk 1980-2003

Melchert, Jim, 1930-

Art teacher, Sculptor, Ceramicist

Collection Information

Size: 1.2 linear ft.

Summary: Correspondence, articles, photographs, exhibition invitations and catalog and price list, certificates, prose poems, and sketches.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jim Melchert (1930- ) is a ceramicist in Oakland, Calif.


Donated 2004 by James Melchert as part of the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Restrictions on Use

Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from: James Melchert, 6077 Ocean View Dr., Oakland, Calif. 94618.

How to Cite This Collection

James Melchert papers, 1962-2004, bulk 1980-2003. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.