A. Henry Nordhausen papers, 1919-1991

Nordhausen, A. Henry (August Henry), b. 1901 d. 1993
Painter
Active in Columbus, Ga.

Collection size: 8.0 linear ft.

Collection Summary: Biographical material; correspondence with Harrison Cady, John Cosigan, the Columbus Museum, Georgia Institute of Technology, Grand Central Galleries, Musemont Fine Art Camp, the Salmagundi Club, the Art Students League, Laurence Schmeckebier (Nordhausen's biographer), Syracuse University, the United States Navy, and others, mostly concerning portraits by Nordhausen; bills and receipts; a diary, 1923-1924, concerning his studies at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Munich and his travels in Europe; day books and engagement calendars, ca. 1940-1985; address books; guest books; 9 scrapbooks, 1919-1991, containing photographs, clippings and letters; exhibition catalogs and announcements; photographs of works of art by Peter A. Juley; certificates of merit from the Salmagundi Club, 1950-1974; and photographs of Salmagundi Club dinners, 1938, 1940, 1942, 1947, 1949, 1961, and 1962.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, portrait painter; Columbus, Ga. Died 1993.

Bequest of A. Henry Nordhausen, 1994.

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