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Remembering Charles Harrison (1931-2018)

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Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:27:57 +0000
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<img width="600" height="498" src="" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="A photograph of industrial designer Charles Harrison, winner of the 2008 National Design Award for Lifetime Achievement. Harrison wears a suit and tie and is seated next to white round table on which there is a copy of a biography of the designer." style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" srcset=" 600w, 300w, 170w" sizes="(max-width: 600px) 100vw, 600px" data-attachment-id="32246" data-permalink="" data-orig-file="" data-orig-size="600,498" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;8&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;Rob Tarpey&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;NIKON D2X&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;1201549960&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;\ufffd Rob Tarpey 2008&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;52&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;100&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0.008&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;orientation&quot;:&quot;1&quot;}" data-image-title="" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="" data-large-file="" />Cooper Hewitt remembers industrial designer and educator Charles Harrison, winner of the 2008 National Design Award for Lifetime Achievement, who passed away on November 29 at the age of 87. A prolific designer, Harrison created hundreds of pleasing, easy-to-use household products during his 32-year career with the retail giant Sears, Roebuck and Company. According to...
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