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Society of Arts and Crafts records, 1899-1960

Contents and Arrangement

Due to the small size of this collection, the papers are arranged as one series.

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Series 1:Society of Arts and Crafts records, 1899-1960

Administrative records include lists of members, historical sketches, by-laws. Scattered correspondence dates from 1946 to 1960 and is from Humphery Emery's time as director of the society. Writings consist of a speech by Henry Pasco, a draft of a letter to the editor, general notes and notes between sales agents and society members, and lists. Creating the bulk of the collection are printed materials issued by the society including twenty-two issues of Handicraft from 1902 to 1912, annual reports, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and bulletins. Also found is one photograph of a work of art labeled to be by Fred K. W. Allen.
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Administrative and Historical Records, 1930s-1940s
1
1
Correspondence, 1948-1960
1
2
Writings, Draft to Editor of the Times, 1960
1
3
Writings, Talk by Henry Pasco at Annual Meeting, 1956 November 15
1
4
Writings, Notes--Sales and General, 1940s-1950s
1
5
Writings, Lists, 1940s
1
6
Annual Reports, 1908-1928
1
7-12
Bulletin of the Society of Arts and Crafts, 1936, 1941, 1944
1
13
Clippings and Reprints of Articles, 1910s-1960s
1
14
Exhibition Announcements, 1950-1956
1
15
Exhibition Catalogs, 1899-1927
1
16-17
Handicraft, 1902-1912
1
18-23
Printed Material, General, circa 1910-1950s
1
24
Printed Material, Other Organizations, 1920s-1960s
1
25-26
Photograph, Bust of Magnus Urdahl by Fred K. W. Allen, 1920s
1
27

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.