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James A. Wallace papers, circa 1980-2010

Wallace, James "Wally"



Collection Information

Size: 4 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of metalsmith James A. Wallace date from circa 1980-2010 and measure 4.0 linear feet. Included are correspondence, journals, sketchbooks, planners, photographs and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

James A. Wallace "Wally" is a metalsmith in Norfork, Arkansas. He was the director of the National Ornamental Metal Museum in Memphis,Tennessee from 1976-2002.


Donated in 2020 by James A. Wallace.

Language Note

English .

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How to Cite This Collection

James A. Wallace papers, circa 1980-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.