Harrie Moore Shrady scrapbook, 1902-1922

Shrady, Harrie Moore
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 1 v. (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: A scrapbook containing clippings concerning the design competition for the General Ulysses S. Grant Memorial in Washington, D.C. and the controversy that arose when Henry Merwin Shrady was awarded first prize; photographs of the Grant Memorial and other sculptures; and pencil studies by Shrady for several of the infantry figures on the pedestal of the statue.

Biographical/Historical Note: Wife of sculptor Henry Merwin Shrady; Elmsford, N.Y.

Lent for microfilming 1984 by Mrs. Henry Balch, a descendant of Shrady. Harrie Shrady compiled the scrapbook about her husband for their daughter.

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