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Ruth Barker Johnston papers, 1940-1948

Johnston, Ruth Barker, 1914-1996

Metal-worker, Educator, Jeweler


Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet

Summary: Correspondence; writings; teaching material; list of equipment and supplies; material pertaining to Red Cross training corps; clippings; and exhibition material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Metalsmith, jeweler, teacher; New York and Arizona.


Donated 1998 by Carol Snow, daughter of Johnston.

Language Note

Undetermined .

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

Ruth Barker Johnston papers, 1940-1948. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.