Collection size: 0.5 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel)
Collection Summary: Record of paintings; an etching register; register of paintings; 2 scrapbooks; and correspondence.
Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, printmaker; Philadelphia, Pa. One of the "New Hope" landscape painters, trained at the Cincinnati Art Academy before moving to Pennsylvania. Then studied with Anshutz at the Pennsylvania Academy, becoming a teacher there himself in 1909. Garber won many awards for his work and was the subject of a retrospective at the Academy in 1945. Died 1958.
Lent for microfilming 1985 by the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
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