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Michigan Silversmiths Guild records, 1949-1961

Michigan Silversmiths Guild


Collection Information

Size: 1.2 Linear feet

Summary: Consitution, correspondence, minutes of membership and board meetings; membership lists; clippings; 3 photos; and financial records, including dues books, bank statements, cancelled checks, and paid bills.

Biographical/Historical Note

Silversmith guild; Detroit, Mich. Sponsored lectures, workshops and exhibits. Brought major silversmiths to the state such as Arthur Pulos of the University of Illinois; Baron Erick Fleming, Court Silversmith to the King of Sweden; and Frederick Miller of the Cleveland Institute of Arts. Held first group exhibit in 1977.


Donated 1972 by Michigan Silversmiths Guild.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

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.

How to Cite This Collection

Michigan Silversmiths Guild records, 1949-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.