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John D. Preston collection of materials relating to Alfred Thompson Bricher, 1892-1956

Preston, John D.
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 30 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: 3 letters from Alfred Thompson Bricher (1 to his daughter Florence, 1 with sketch of St. Michael's Mount in England); newspaper clippings about Bricher and his career (including an obituary); magazine clippings of Bricher's wood engraved illustrations; exhibition catalogues of his works.

Biographical/Historical Note: Collector; New York, N.Y. Bricher was a wood engraver.

Donated 1957 by John D. Preston.

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