Preston Gibson Papers, 1903-1920.


Preston Gibson Papers, 1903-1920.

Preston Gibson Papers, 1903-1920.

A collection of the writings and personal papers of Preston Gibson (1880-1937), a playwright and prominent society figure.

2 linear ft. (4 boxes)

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Fairbanks, Douglas, 1883-1939 (person)

Benjamin, William E. (person)

BIOGHIST REQUIRED Publisher, collector. From the guide to the William Evarts Benjamin Papers, 1817-1940, (Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library, ) Publisher, collector. From the description of William Everts Benjamin papers, 1817-1940. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 467178572 ...

United States. (corporateBody)

Gibson, Preston, 1879-1937 (person)

BIOGHIST REQUIRED Preston Gibson (1880-1937) was a prominent society figure and a playwright. The son of Randall L. Gibson, U.S. Senator and Representative of Louisiana, Gibson was extremely wealthy. Like his father, he attended Yale University, where he was a star athlete. During World War I, he was one of the first Americans to volunteer with the French army. From 1916 to 1918 he fought with the French Ambulance Corps and the American Ambulance Corps, and received the Croix to Gue...

Price, W. T. (William Thompson), 1845-1920 (person)

Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792 (person)

Epithet: of Add MS 38728 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001129.0x000076 Sir Joshua Reynolds was the leading portrait painter of late 18th-century England. He was a friend of Samuel Johnson and a founding member of the Literary Club, and was knighted in 1769. He also delivered a series of influential discourses on painting to the Royal Academy from 1769 to 1790. From the description of Papers, 1767-...

Yale University. (corporateBody)

M. Knoedler & Co. (corporateBody)

Art gallery at 556-558 5th Ave., New York, N.Y. From the description of M. Knoedler & Co. exhibition catalogs, [undated] and 1912-1922. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82964762 Art dealer. From the description of Letters received, 1890-1920. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 81254129 ...