Marsh (Tom) (1934-1991) letters, 1961-1964

Descriptive Summary

Title
Marsh (Tom) (1934-1991) letters, 1961-1964
Creator
Marsh, Tom, 1934-1991
Extent
0.5 linear ft.
Subjects
Art and Architecture
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Louisville

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Tom Marsh founded the ceramics program at the University of Louisville in 1971 and taught until his death in 1991. His work reflected his study in Japan and his ongoing involvement with Japanese ceramic traditions and culture. Examples of Marsh pottery are in permanent collections of mluseums worldwide, including the Museuml of Modern Art in Kamajura, Japan. This collection includes letters written by Tom Marsh during his stay in Japan from 1961 to 1964, along with transcriptions by Julia Duncan of some of the letters, and three catalogs with notes.