Edward Hill sketches, 1888-1915

Hill, Edward Rufus, b. 1852 d. 1908
Active in Calif.; N.H.

Collection size: 88 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Sketches in pencil, ink, and watercolor, of woodland scenes and landscapes in New Hampshire, California, Oregon and Washington; studies of villages and activities of the Pueblo Indians in New Mexico; scenes of Italy, Switzerland, and England; and studies of animals.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; San Francisco, CA.

Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Colby of Portland, Oregon inherited the sketches from Mr. Colby's father, who had bought them from the Masonic Lodge to which both he and Hill belonged.

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