(1867 - 1952)
Harry G. Aitken was active/lived in New Jersey. Harry Aitken is known for pottery design, nature, printmaking.
Biography Harry Aitken
Harry G. Aitken, a designer and head of the decorating department for the Onondaga Pottery Company (now Syracuse China), spent 44 years there prior to his retirement in 1946. At that time he was supervising the largest china decorating force in the U.S. Due to his congenial nature and his willingness to share his time and knowledge of art by giving free lessons, he was affectionately known as "Pop" throughout the factory.
Born in Trenton, New Jersey, July 12, 1867, he was the son of Charles and Abbie (Lake) Aitken. Upon completion of his high school studies, Aitken spent five years learning pottery art under Walter S. Lenox. He was then employed by Trenton China, Crescent Pottery, and finally Trenton Pottery, before leaving that cit
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