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Sweden House, Inc.

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1934 (date of establishment)

Sweden House, Inc. was an importer of Swedish goods. Based in New York City, the company was led by John Sjunneson.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Robert L. Gruen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0061
Scope and Contents This small set of papers created by an industrial designer largely document his glass tableware designs for Sweden House, Inc. created in the 1940s. Materials include photographs Gruen's glassware, as well as and photocopies and photographs of his design drawings. The papers also include Sweden House, Inc. glassware advertisements and articles about Gruen and his design work in and beyond the glass industry. Of particular note is a charming press release about Gruen's interest in designing a...
Dates: 1940-1990