Illustrations by William Glackens and letter from Ira Glackens, 1938
Mason, Gregory, 1889-
Glackens, William J. (William James), 1870-1938
Glackens, William J. (William James)
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Eight trial photographs of illustrations by Glackens for the book, "Remember the Maine," by Gregory Mason (New York: H. Holt & Co., 1939); and a photocopy of a letter, Dec. 2, 1938, from Glacken's son, Ira, to Ruth Mason, Gregory's wife and agent, discussing the photographs and William's work as a wartime newspaper and magazine illustrator. Also included is a trial photograph of the battleship.
Illustrations by William Glackens and letter from Ira Glackens, 1938. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 2813 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Painter, illustrator; New York, N.Y. Born in Philadelphia, PA. Studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and in Europe.
Donated by Eliot F. Bartlett, who is the son of Ruth Mason, Gregory Mason's wife, 1973.
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