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Arlon Bayliss Papers on the Crystal Arch (Anderson, Ind.)

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0007
Scope and Contents The Arlon Bayliss Papers on the Crystal Arch (Anderson, Ind.) provide insight into the conception and execution of a community-funded glass public art project. The papers consist of design drawings, project timelines, planning documents, financial records, development and fundraising documents, press clippings, photographs, and legal documents. Materials are organized loosely and filed by document type.

Laurinda Freitas Cut Glass Patterns

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Identifier: MS-0204
Scope and Contents The Laurinda Freitas Cut Glass Pattern collection consists of 147 rubbings and sketches for glass engravings, mostly undated, that document designs applied to tableware, barware, vases, ash trays and other common glass pieces. Some rubbings and sketches are accompanied by a brief textual description relating to the pattern and its intended purpose. The rubbings and sketches depict floral and wildlife motifs, geometric shapes, hearts, numbers, and monograms. Several booklets and templates of...

Lucartha Kohler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0083
Scope and Contents Lucartha Kohler was a pioneering glass artist by virtue of her work in glass casting and her gender. She also wrote two books, one about contemporary glass and one about women glass artists. Her papers consist of two series:

(1) Research Files, 1958-2003

(2) Artist Files, 1972-2016

Bolislav Manikowski Drawings and Artwork

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0207
Scope and Contents Bolislav Manikowski was a designer for Steuben Glass for many years. His drawings and artwork are divided into five series:

(1) Design Drawings, 1930-1936 and Undated

(2) Blueprints, 1935 and Undated

(3) Sketches, Circa 1930s

(4) Other Artists' Work, 1917, 1932, Undated

(5) Miscellaneous, 1938-1951

Seth Randal Studio Records

 Collection — Box: 01
Identifier: MS-0214
Scope and Contents The Seth Randal Studio Records consist almost exclusively of firing logs documenting the raw materials and firing times and temperatures used in creating kiln-cast and pate de verre objects. Of particular interest are Randal's color formulas used to achieve his signature reds and purples. In many cases, Randal made notes about the results of the process for future reference. The collection also includes a folder of miscellaneous glass technique information.The firing logs are...

Josh Simpson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0149
Scope and Contents These papers of a contemporary glass artist who specializes in paperweights made in planetary forms and themes are divided into two series:

(1) Articles and Ephemera, 1970-2017

(2) Audiovisual Materials and Web Sites, 1998-2019

Katharine Lamb Tait Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0153
Scope and Contents These papers of a stained glass artist are divided into two series:

(1) Business Records, 1903-2004

(2) Personal Papers and Artifacts, 1896-2010

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