Julius J. Lankes letters and prints, 1924-1932

Lankes, Julius J., b. 1884 d. 1960
Printmaker, Illustrator
Active in Hampton, Va.

Collection size: 20 items.

Collection Summary: Five letters from Lincoln MacVeagh, President, of Dial Press, 1924-1932, regarding dust jacket publication of various wood-cuts (one with an illustration, "On Top of Tobin"); ten letters from Dial's Acting Editor, Marianne Moore, 1926-1929; and two woodblock cull prints for the dust jackets of Mike Evan's Place and At Top of Tobin.

Biographical/Historical Note: Printmaker, illustrator; Hampton, Virginia. Also known as J.J. Lankes.

Donated 1989 by Lankes' son, J.B. Lankes.

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