Online Encyclopedia of Silver Marks, Hallmarks & Makers' Marks
(1903 - 1978)
1903 - 1978
Robert Ulin was born in Boston, Massachusetts on August 22, 1903. He graduated from Harvard College in 1924 and from Harvard Medical School in 1928 and was an orthopedic surgeon by profession. He married the former Dorothy Lewenberg in 1937, and they had two children. In the early 1930's he joined a silversmithing class being organized by the silversmith Edwin Leinonen, son of Karl Leinonen, also a well-known Boston silversmith. He continued to attend Mr. Leinonen's weekly classes on a regular basis until his death in 1978.
Information & photos contributed by Kenneth Ulin