Stetson, Charles Walter, 1858-1911

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A painter best known for his landscapes of California and Italy, Stetson was married first to feminist and author Charlotte Perkins Gilman (they were divorced in 1894) and later to author Grace Ellery Channing. He and Gilman had one daughter, Katharine Beecher Stetson Chamberlin, who later lived with Grace and Charles Stetson.

From the description of Papers, 1881-1888 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232008791

Stetson, Charles, collector; photos of surrender of Japanese naval forces to MAJGEN E.L. Milford, CO 7th Australian Div., news releases, and imprints.

From the description of Photographs, 1945. (Naval War College). WorldCat record id: 17869272

American artist.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Dr. Baldwin, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270860419

Painter; California and Rome, Italy.

Born in Rhode Island. His daughter, Katharine Beecher Stetson, a painter and sculptor also, married Frank Tolles Chamberlin.

From the description of Charles Walter Stetson papers, 1879-1974. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122515070

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Stetson, Charles Walter, 1858-1911. [Charles Walter Stetson : artist file] Detroit Institute of Arts Research Library & Archives, DIA Research Library & Archives
creatorOf Frost, Edwin Collins, 1867-1956. Edwin Collins Frost papers, 1846-1967. Brown University, Brown University Library
creatorOf STETSON, CHARLES WALTER. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf Duveen, Albert,. Albert Duveen collection of artists' letters and ephemera, 1808-1910. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Channing, Grace Ellery, 1862-1937. Grace Ellery Channing Stetson Collection,1862-1937, (bulk date 1899-1935) [manuscript materials] : at the Autry National Center. The Autry Museum of the American West, Autry Library and Braun Research Library
referencedIn Stetson, Katharine Beecher, 1885-1979 or 81,. [Oral history interview with Katharine Stetson Chamberlin] [sound recording]. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Stetson, Charles Walter, 1858-1911. Charles Walter Stetson letters, 1888-1899. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935. Papers, 1846-1961 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Papers, 1846-1961 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935. Papers of Charlotte Perkins Gilman, 1846-ca.1975 (inclusive), 1880-1940 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Channing, Grace Ellery, 1862-1937. Letters, 1912. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Papers of Katharine Beecher Stetson, 1827-1956 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Channing, Grace Ellery, 1862-1937. Additional papers of Grace Ellery Channing, 1884-1976 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Stetson, Charles Walter, 1858-1911. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Dr. Baldwin, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Stetson, Charles Walter, 1858-1911. Charles Walter Stetson papers, 1879-1974. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Stetson, Charles Walter, 1858-1911. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Frost (Edwin Collins) and William Henry Frost Papers, Frost (Edwin Collins) and William Henry Frost papers, (bulk 1890-1927), 1890-1941 John Hay Library, Special Collections
creatorOf Stetson, Charles. Photographs, 1945. Naval War College, Henry E. Eccles Library
referencedIn Eliza G. Radeke records, Radeke (Eliza G.) records, 1860-1930, bulk 1880-1924 Rhode Island School of Design Archives.
referencedIn Frost (Edwin Collins) and William Henry Frost Papers, Frost (Edwin Collins) and William Henry Frost papers, (bulk 1890-1927), 1890-1941 John Hay Library, Special Collections
referencedIn Stetson, Katharine Beecher, 1885-1979 or 81. Papers of Katharine Beecher Stetson, 1827-1956 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Stetson, Charles Walter, 1858-1911 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Channing, Grace Ellery, 1862-1937. Papers, 1806-1973 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Stetson, Charles Walter, 1858-1911. Papers, 1881-1888 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Papers, 1806-1973 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Macbeth Gallery. Macbeth Gallery exhibition catalogs, 1892-1921. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Baldwin, William Wilberforce, person
associatedWith Bliss Lane, Arthur, Mrs., person
associatedWith Chamberlin, F. Tolles (Frank Tolles), 1873-1961. person
associatedWith Channing, Grace Ellery, 1862-1937. person
associatedWith CHARLOTTE PERKINS GILMAN, 1860-1935 person
associatedWith Detroit Institute of Arts Research Library & Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Duveen, Albert, person
associatedWith Frost, Edwin Collins, 1867-1956. person
associatedWith Frost, William G. (William Goodell), 1854-1938 person
associatedWith Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935. person
associatedWith Goodale, David. person
associatedWith GRACE ELLERY (CHANNING) STETSON, 1862-1937 person
associatedWith Hawks, Stanley, Mrs., person
associatedWith Kamada, Michiaki, 1890-1947. person
associatedWith Katharine Beecher Stetson, 1885-1979 person
associatedWith Knight, Edward B. person
associatedWith Knight, Edward Balch. person
associatedWith Macbeth Gallery. corporateBody
associatedWith Milford, Edward James. person
associatedWith Radeke, Eliza G., 1854-1931 person
associatedWith Stetson, Katharine Beecher, 1885-1979 or 81. person
associatedWith Thomas, Edith Matilda, 1854-1925. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
United States
West (U.S.)
Pasadena (Calif.)
Providence (R.I.)
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Travel--Train
Marriage
Publishers and Publishing
Artists
Artists' studios--Photographs
World War, 1939-1945--Photographs
Painters
Painting, Modern--19th century
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Painter
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Birth 1858

Death 1911

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