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Jerry E. Wright Papers

A description of his papers at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 18 Sep 2009

Biographical History

Jerry E. Wright was an American industrial designer. Among other things, he was a staff designer for Corning Glass Works in the 1960s.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Jerry E. Wright Papers consists of books, clippings relating to Wright's work in industrial design, particularly with Motorola-Chicago and Corning Glass Works. It also includes a few published items relating to Ford, Chevrolet, Lincoln, and General Motors.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is unprocessed and remains in original order.


Access Restrictions:

The collection is currently unprocessed and not available for research. Please contact Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Related Material

Special Collections Research Center has numerous collections relating to industrial design; please refer to the SCRC Subject Index for a complete listing. Refer to the Classic Catalog to search for related items cataloged in our Rare Books holdings.

Subject Headings


Wright, Jerry E.

Corporate Bodies

Corning Glass Works.
Industrial Designers Society of America.


Industrial design -- United States.

Genres and Forms

Clippings (information artifacts)


Industrial designers.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Jerry E. Wright Papers,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Gift of Jerry E. Wright, 2000.

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