George Henry Yewell papers, 1847-1973

Yewell, George Henry, b. 1830 d. 1923
Etcher, Portrait painter
Active in New York, N.Y.; France; Iowa

Collection size: ca. 221 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence, diaries, sketchbooks, photographs, art works, writings, and printed material. Among the correspondents are Albert H. Baldwin, George H. Boughton, Charles Coleman, Charles Percy Davis, William Graham, Josiah Green, Franklin R. Grist, William M. Hart, Thomas Hicks, Henry A. Loop, and Robert M. Pratt.

Biographical/Historical Note: Portrait painter, genre painter, and etcher; Iowa City, New York City, and Lake George, N.Y. Lived in Rome 1856-1878.

Lent for microfilming by the University of Iowa, October 1981.

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