Frederic Rodrigo Gruger collection 1911-1935


Frederic Rodrigo Gruger collection, 1911-1935

Frederic Rodrigo Gruger collection 1911-1935

The papers consist of original sketches and drawings by Frederic Rodrigo Gruger illustrating stories written by prominent American authors and published in several major journals and magazines. There are twelve mounted and numbered pictures containing illustrations for "Stover at Yale" by Owen Johnson, which was serialized in McClure's Magazine in 1911 and 1912. There is an unnumbered, mounted picture containing an advertisement for "Stover at Yale," and a photograph of author Owen Johnson and Frederic Rodrigo Gruger at the latter's home in Bermuda. There are also several illustrations by Gruger for poems and stories that ran in other publications between 1919 and 1935.

0.25 linear foot (1 box)


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Johnson, Owen, 1878-1952 (person)

Owen McMahon Johnson (1878-1952), novelist and short story writer, was the author of the Lawrenceville stories and Stover at Yale (1914). He attended Lawrenceville School and graduated from Yale in 1901, was a war correspondent during World War I, and published his last novel in 1931. From the description of Owen Johnson papers, 1889-1950 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702131648 Owen Johnson, American novelist and short-story writer, is best remembe...

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Gruger, Frederic Rodrigo (person)

Frederic Rodrigo Gruger was born on August 2, 1871 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He attended the American Academy of Art in Philadelphia, and worked as an illustrator from the 1890s to the 1950s. He died in New York City on March 21, 1953. From the description of Frederic Rodrigo Gruger collection, 1911-1935 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702170922 From the guide to the Frederic Rodrigo Gruger collection, 1911-1935, (Manuscripts and Archives) ...