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Designer:
Donald Deskey, (American, 1894–1989)  Search this
Medium:
magazine and newspaper clippings, reviews, correspondence, renderings, floor plans, perspective drawings, site plans, sketches, preliminary drawings, patents, stationery, labels, technical reports, photographs, and slides.
Dimensions:
54 cu. ft.
Type:
archive
Archives
Object Name:
Archives
Date:
1927–89
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Project files contain magazine and newspaper clippings, reviews, correspondence, renderings, floor plans, perspective drawings, site plans, sketches, preliminary drawings, patents, stationery, labels, and technical reports. There is an extensive collection of photographs and slides of many of Deskey's packaging designs, interiors, furnishings, and exhibition installations. The files of Donald Deskey Associates include organizational charts, client lists, proposals and financial records. Some of Deskey's personal correspondence, speeches, articles, and family photographs are included. Materials cover the period from 1927-1975.
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Deskey
Accession Number:
1975-11-77
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4521dfc3d-cc60-4098-b576-333c16b23088
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1975-11-77