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Richard Thomas papers, 1948-1979

Thomas, Richard C., 1917-1988

Metal-worker, Art teacher


Collection Information

Size: 1 Linear foot, (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Summary: Biographical material; correspondence; writings and lecture notes; sketches and drawings; photographs; slides; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Metalsmith, instructor at Cranbrook Academy of Art; Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.


Material on reel 926 lent for microfilming 1974; and unfilmed material donated 1975 by Richard Thomas.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Reel 926: Originals returned to Richard Thomas after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 926 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Richard Thomas papers, 1948-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.