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Arthur J. Pulos papers, 1935-[ca. 1980s], (bulk 1947-1960)

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Creator:
Pulos, Arthur J., 1917-1997
Subject:
American Craftsmen's Council
Creative Buildings (Firm)
Midwest-Designer Craftsmen Society
Pulos Design Associates
Syracuse University.Dept. of Industrial Design
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
61.7 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Correspondence, notes, sketches and renderings, exhibition and subject files, teaching files, financial records and clippings document Pulos' career and involvement in industrial design and crafts organizations.
ADDITION: Biographical information; correspondence; writings and notes; teaching files; drawings; and research files. The bulk of the addition pertains to his years as head of industrial design at Syracuse University and his professional writings and affiliations relating to industrial design.
Citation:
Arthur J. Pulos papers, 1935-[ca. 1980s], (bulk 1947-1960). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Related Materials:
Arthur J. Pulos papers also at Syracuse University.
Biography Note:
Silversmith, industrial designer, educator, author, Syracuse, N.Y. Born 1917. Died Jan. 15, 1997. Taught design for several years at the University of Illinois and at Syracuse University where he also chaired the Dept. of Industrial Design. Founded and managed Pulos Design Associates. Involved in many crafts and industrial design organizations and author of several books.
Provenance:
Donated by Arthur J. Pulos, 1983-1994 and in 1997 by Pulos' widow Elizabeth and their three children.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Artisans
Decorative arts
Design, Industrial
Exhibition catalogs
Handicraft
Industrial designers
Silversmiths
Sketches
Works of art
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8843
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211028
AAA_collcode_puloarth
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Craft
Architecture & Design
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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