Viele, Chase.

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Gen. Egbert L. Viele was a descendant of the Knickerbocker and Viele families. He was Engineer-in-Chief of Central Park and Prospect Park, and an officer in the Civil War.

From the description of Gen. Viele's pyramid tomb at West Point : typescript, 1971. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 38289402

Art historian; Buffalo, New York.

Le Clear was a painter, Buffalo, New York.

From the description of Chase Viele papers, 1957-1961. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86132750

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Chase Viele papers Archives of American Art
creatorOf Viele, Chase. Gen. Viele's pyramid tomb at West Point : typescript, 1971. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf Viele, Chase. Early Buffalo artists : typescript, 1964. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Beard, W. H. (William Holbrook), 1824-1900. person
associatedWith Knickerbocker family. family
associatedWith Le Clear, Thomas, 1818-1882. person
associatedWith LeClear, Thomas, 1818-1882. person
associatedWith Richardson, Edgar Preston, 1902-1985. person
associatedWith Sellstedt, Lars Gustaf, 1819-1911. person
associatedWith Viele, Egbert Ludovicus, 1825-1902. person
associatedWith Viele family. family
associatedWith Wilgus, William J., 1818 or 19-1853. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--Buffalo
New York (State)--Buffalo
New York (State)--West Point
Art, American
Art historians
Painting, Modern
Portrait painting


Active 1957

Active 1961

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