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Olaf Skoogfors papers, [ca. 1947-1987]

Skoogfors, Olaf, 1930-1975

Silversmith, Goldsmith, Jeweler


Collection Information

Size: 5 Linear feet, (on 4 microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence; exhibition and commission files, including price lists and drawings; business records, including monthly expenses and income, information on works sold, memberships, and supplies; diaries, describing daily appointments; sketchbooks; printed matter; and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Goldsmith, silversmith, jeweler; born 1930, died 1975; Philadelphia, Pa. Was active in World Craft Council, American Craftsmen Council and the Society of North American Goldsmiths.


Lent, 1987, by Judy Skoogfors, Skoogfors' widow.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender, Judy Skoogfors, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 3905-3908 available at Archives of American Art offices, through interlibrary loan and at the Free Library of Philadelphia.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Olaf Skoogfors papers, [ca. 1947-1987]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.