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MS 012 - Frank Tenney Johnson Collection

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Title: MS 012 - Frank Tenney Johnson Collection, 1872-1945Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Johnson, Frank Tenney

Extent: 30.0 Boxes

Date Acquired: 01/01/1980

Abstract

A renowned Western artist and illustrator, Frank Tenney Johnson (1874 – 1939) studied art in Milwaukee and New York before establishing a successful artist colony in Alhambra, California. This collection contains the best known primary resources concerning Johnson's life and works. Included are correspondence, sketch books, ledger books of art sales, diaries, scrapbooks, clippings, memorabilia, and over 6,000 photographic prints and negatives.

Administrative Information

Repository: McCracken Research Library

Access Restrictions: McCracken Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials. Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation or publication. Contact McCracken Research Library for more information.

Acquisition Source: Mrs. Lois Ash

Acquisition Method: Gift

Preferred Citation: Frank Tenney Johnson Collection, MS 12, McCracken Research Library, Buffalo Bill Center of the West


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[Series 1: Correspondence],
[Series 2: Biographical],
[Series 3: Frank Tenney Johnson Art],
[Series 4: Ephemera],
[Series 5: Photographs],
[Series 6: Illustrations],
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Series 4: EphemeraAdd to your cart.
Box MS12.07Add to your cart.
Folder MS12.07.01: Illustrated magazine covers and book dust jacketsAdd to your cart.
Folder MS12.07.02: Illustrations from books and magazinesAdd to your cart.
Folder MS12.07.03: Illustrations from books and magazinesAdd to your cart.
Folder MS12.07.04: Greeting cards (photographs and illustrations)Add to your cart.
Folder MS12.07.05: Clippings from scrapbooksAdd to your cart.
Folder MS12.07.06: Clippings (photocopies of Field and Stream articles illustrated by FTJ)Add to your cart.
Folder MS12.07.07: Clippings (Metropolitan Magazine illustrations)Add to your cart.
Folder MS12.07.08: ClippingsAdd to your cart.
Folder MS12.07.09: ClippingsAdd to your cart.
Folder MS12.07.10: Book Removal: Casey Ryan by B.M. BowerAdd to your cart.
Folder MS12.07.11: Book Removal: "California, 1826-1926"Add to your cart.
Mini-biographies of various California residents
Folder MS12.07.12: Booklet: "Artistic Ramblings Then and Now: A Thumbnail Sketch of Almambra Artists" by Eve MadiganAdd to your cart.
Box MS12.OS1Add to your cart.
Item MS12.OS1.1: Scrapbook, August 1902 - November 1930Add to your cart.
Item MS12.OS1.2: Scrapbook, October 1930 - January 1939Add to your cart.
Item MS12.OS1.3: Scrapbook, August 1939 - March 1945Add to your cart.
Box MS12.OS2Add to your cart.
Item MS12.OS2.1: Wooden dolls made by FTJ (2 dolls and 2 heads)Add to your cart.

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[Series 1: Correspondence],
[Series 2: Biographical],
[Series 3: Frank Tenney Johnson Art],
[Series 4: Ephemera],
[Series 5: Photographs],
[Series 6: Illustrations],
[All]


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