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Inter-Society Color Council

 Organization

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Henry Hemmendinger papers

 Collection
Accession: 2325
Abstract:

Henry Hemmendinger was one of the preeminent color scientists of his day. Hemmendinger's papers represent the span of his career and includes contributions from a variety of individuals and organizations working the field of color science.

Dates: 1931-2000, bulk 1960-1985

Inter-Society Color Council photographs

 Collection
Accession: 2003-228
Abstract:

The Inter-Society Color Council coordinates the activities of leading technical societies relating to the description, specification, and standardization of color, and promotes the practical application of this knowledge in science, art, and industry. Dorothy Nickerson (1900-1985) worked in the research laboratory of the Munsell Color Company from 1921-1926, and is known for her numerous contributions to the field of color science. This collection consists of materials from the Cooper Hewitt Design Museum.

Dates: 1930-1980

Inter-Society Color Council records

 Collection
Accession: 2188
Abstract:

The Inter-Society Color Council Records represents a wide array of individuals and organizations and their contributions to the development of standardized systems for identifying and evaluating color. This collection documents the advancement of color technology in the twentieth century and its practical application to problems related to color in science, art, and industry.

Dates: 1879-2000; Majority of material found within 1895-1985