Rockwell Silver Company (Meriden, CT) historical design catalogues and other information (2016)

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Rockwell Silver Company design catalogues and other primary source historical information

A. Rockwell Silver Company design catalogues

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Rockwell Silver Co. (1971). [Catalogue]. 21 pp. Meriden, CT. ("Not a manufacturer, but decorator of glass.") Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, call no. F-10693T, Microform. Viewed 14 May 2016. [A00654]

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Rockwell Silver Co. (c. 1973?). [Brochure-catalogue]. 6 pp. Reprinted in 1998-2002?; Meridian, ID; M. Birkinbine. Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, call no. Tableware: Rocwell Silver Co., Meriden, CT, USA (F-18688T)]. Viewed 14 May 2016. [A00655]



B. Rockwell Silver Company - other primary source historical information

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(Various years). Various advertisements and newspaper articles - search engines. See: Chronicling America at Library of Congress; fultonhistory.com (over 35 million historical newspaper pages from USA and Canada); and Google News. Viewed 16 October 2016.

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Hill, Everett G. (1918). Wells Rockwell biography, Rockwell Silver Company treasurer and general manager, (p. 298). In A modern history of New Haven and eastern New Haven County, v. II. 907 pp. New York; Chicago: S. J. Clarke Publishing Company. Courtesy Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, IN. Viewed 20 November 2016. [A00802-03]

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Rockwell Silver Co. [Collection of papers], 1947-1989. 1 folder with 11 items. Meriden, CT. Corning Museum of Glass call no. – Glass Decorating Firm: Rockwell Silver Co. Viewed 14 May 2016. [A00655]



C. Rockwell Silver Company - key secondary source information

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Stern, Jewel. (2005). Modernism in American silver. 392 pp. ISBN: 0-300-10927-x. Dallas Museum of Art and Yale University Press. (Book accompanied exhibition at 5 American venues.) Multiple locations: see worldcat.org.

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Preece, Robert. (28 September 2016). Jewel Stern interview: Modernist silver from Meriden-Wallingford. Design Meriden at artdesigncafe.com, 1(2).



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This compilation is currently in development. We are compiling scattered resources across North America and beyond with the goal of identifying a complete set. This initiative aims to enable more productive research and facilitate new discoveries. If you know of original documentation not listed below, please contact artdesigncafe.