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Rudolph Schaeffer papers, 1880s-1997

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4.2: Writings by Other Authors, 1923-1987

Writings by other authors are about Rudolph Schaeffer and his school. Included are reminiscences of former students, student essays, transcripts of oral history interviews conducted with Schaeffer, and Doris A. McMillan's notes of classes attended at the Rudolph Schaeffer School of Design between 1923 and 1946.
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Angelo, Ann B. "Rudolph Schaeffer: A Memoir (An Archival Image Applying Oral History Techniques)," M. A. Thesis, John F. Kennedy University (Museum Studies/Museology Program), 1980
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Baglin, M. "Colour (one of R. Schaeffer's pupils looks at snow.)," Poem, undated
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Cuddy, John. "The Rudolph Schaeffer School of Design - Which is in San Francisco,", undated
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Lee, Chingwah. "Oriental Sculpture" provisional course outline, Rudolph Schaeffer School of Design, 1950
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McMillan, Doris A. Class Notes, Rudolph Schaeffer School of Design, 1923-1946
Vol. 1: "Color and Form" with Rudolph Schaeffer
Vol. 2: "Color" with Rudolph Schaeffer
Vol. 3: "Color Notes" (from Light and Color by M. Luckish)
Vol. 4: "Design" with Rudolph Schaeffer; "Plastic Form" with Rudolph Schaeffer; "Dyes" with Miss Henry and Welland Lathrop
Vol. 5: "Plastic Form" with Rudolph Schaeffer; "Art in Public School" with Miss Lewis
Vol. 6: "Aesthetic Appreciation" with Rudolph Schaeffer
Vol. 7: "Flower Arrangement" with Rudolph Schaeffer; "Dyes and Application to Textiles" (research notes)
Vol. 8: "Round the Color Wheel with Rudolph Schaeffer"; "Costume Design" with Marie Leonard
Vol. 9: "Free Brush" with Rudolph Schaeffer; "Dimensional Design,"
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Robbins, Beverly. Untitled Talk (about studying at the Rudolph Schaeffer School of Design, delivered at University of California Symposium), 1987
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Roos, Robert de. "Rudolph Schaeffer,", circa 1978
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Starbuck, Helen. Illustrated Book (tribute to Henry Schaefer-Simmern), undated
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Student Essays, 1938, 1981
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Various Authors
Lectures, Rudolph Schaeffer School of Design, 1929-1948, undated
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Press Releases (Rudolph Schaeffer and Rudolph Schaeffer School of Design), 1928-1950, undated
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Welch, Nell True (edited by and foreword by Rudolph Schaeffer).
Sunset's Flower Arrangement Book
, circa 1942
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Unknown. Poem, "An Abstract Principle Learned in Schaeffer's School of DESIGN,", undated
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Deutsche Werkkunst: Arbeiten deutscher und österreichischer Künstler
, 1916
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Chiang, Y.
The silent traveller in San Francisco
, 1964
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