[Letter] 1918 Jun. 3 [to] Welsh / Joseph Pennell.


Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926. [Letter] 1918 Jun. 3 [to] Welsh / Joseph Pennell.

[Letter] 1918 Jun. 3 [to] Welsh / Joseph Pennell.

Pennell writes to H. Devitt Welsh, then the Assistant Secretary for the Committee on Public Information, about a poster (most likely Pennell's poster for the fourth Library Loan campaign of 1918). The letter is on stationery of the University Club of Chicago. See The Winterthur Library collection for letters to Welsh from this period.

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Welsh, H. Devitt, 1888-1942

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Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926

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Joseph Pennell was an American artist and educator, primarily known for his etchings and illustrations. Much of his early work consisted of city scenes, published in magazines. He later worked on a variety of projects, often illustrating books in collaboration with his wife, author Elizabeth Robins. After spending time in Europe, notably London, Pennell taught art, and the couple collaborated on a biography of James McNeill Whistler. From the description of Joseph Pennell letter to M...