Knight, Charles Robert, b. 1874 d. 1953
Active in New York, N.Y.
Gift: 0.2 linear ft.
Loan portion: (on partial microfilm reel).
Collection Summary: Books and periodicals illustrated by Knight and miscellaneous writings.
(Reel 73): Draft of unpublished, unfinished autobiography; reminiscences of granddaughter; career outline and articles.
Gift: Books and periodicals, 1935-1961, written and/or illustrated by Knight, including: ANIMAL DRAWING, 1947; BEFORE THE DAWN OF HISTORY, 1935; LIFE THROUGH THE AGES, 1949; PREHISTORIC MAN, 1949. Periodicals include MD, JUNIOR NATURAL HISTORY, PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, and SCHOLASTIC TEACHER.
Biographical/Historical Note: Illustrator.
The donor and lender, Lucy Knight Steel, is Charles Knight's daughter.
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