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Viktor Schreckengost papers, 1929-1954

Viktor Schreckengost papers, 1929-1954

Schreckengost, Viktor, 1906-

Sculptor, Painter, Designer, Ceramicist

Collection Information

Size: 0.5 linear ft.

Summary: Correspondence, photographs, works of art, and printed material regarding Schreckengost's dinnerware designs. Also included are three videos (VHS) containing interviews and footage and slides relating to Schreckengost, 1993-1995.

Biographical/Historical Note

Viktor Schreckengost (1906-) is a ceramist from Ohio.


Material on reel 1078 lent for microfilming 1975 by Viktor Schreckengost. Additional material donated by the Victor Schreckengost Foundation via executive director Chip Nowacek in 2006.

Related Materials

Also in the Archives on microfilm only (reel 1078) are papers lent for microfilming in 1975, including three scrapbooks, 1929-1949, and photographs, 1929-1954.

Location of Originals

  • Reel 1078: Originals returned to the lender, Viktor Schreckengost, after microfilming.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilmreel 1078 available 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

Viktor Schreckengost papers, 1929-1954. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.