Wilson, Ellis, b. 1899 d. 1977
Active in New York, N.Y.
Collection size: 0.2 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel)
Collection Summary: Correspondence, photographs, including 3 of Wilson taken by Carl Van Vechten, 1948 & 1959, clippings, exhibition catalogs, and a scrapbook. Much of the material relates to the Federal Art Project of the WPA.
Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, illustrator; New York, N.Y. b. Apr. 30, 1899, Mayfield, Ky.
Donated 1970 by Wilson.
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