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John Steuart Curry sketching a football practice at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

John Steuart Curry sketching a football practice at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

Curry, John Steuart

Item Information

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.

Description: The man to the right of Curry is Harry Stuhldreher, football coach for the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Accompanying typewritten note in folder reads: In 1936, Curry was appointed "Artist in Residence" at the University of Wisconsin. This photograph shows Curry being upset by members of the University's football team as he was sketching them during a scrimmage. Through the spring and fall of 1937, the artist would appear regularly on the side line during practice.

Handwritten note on verso: John Steuart Curry & Harry Stuhldreher.

Creator: Curry, John Steuart

Forms part of: John Steuart Curry and Curry family papers, 1848-1999

Digital ID: 16655