Henry François Farny papers, 1839-1941.


Farny, Henry François, 1847-1916. Henry François Farny papers, 1839-1941.

Henry François Farny papers, 1839-1941.

Sketches and drawings, writings, correspondence, printed materials, poems, and financial and legal papers. General and family correspondence; family legal documents; photographs of Farny, his family, his studio, and miscellaneous photographs; clippings; writings and poems apparently by Farny; biographical data; and memorabilia. A poem by Farny; two letters to his family; notes on his career; sketches and etchings; photographs of his work; and reproductions of his work and illustrations, clippings, and other printed material. Undated sketches by Farny and a book of drawings by him, 1859. Correspondence, including Robert Taft, Daniel Farny (Farny's son), Joseph Henry Gest, and John Ottis Adams; biographical sketch; sketches; financial and legal papers; magazine and newspaper clippings; and personal photographs.

ca. 830 items (on 4 microfilm reels)

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Gest, Joseph Henry, 1859-1935.

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Adams, J. Ottis (John Ottis), 1851-1927

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Painter. From the description of John Ottis Adams papers, 1877-1970, bulk, 1877-1908. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122556979 ...

Farny, Henry François, 1847-1916

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Henry Farny was a famous Cincinnati artist, who did illustrations for HARPER'S WEEKLY. He traveled to Europe three times from 1867 to 1873 to study under Thomas Buchanan Read, John R. Tait, Rudolf Roger, Herman Herzog, Wilhelm von Diez and others. From the description of Henry Francois Farny papers, 1865-[1876] (Cincinnati Historical Library and Archives). WorldCat record id: 34712302 Etcher, illustrator; Cincinnati, Ohio. From the description of Henry François ...

Taft, Robert A. (Robert Alphonso), 1889-1953

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U.S. senator from Ohio. From the description of Papers, 1949. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 39632581 U.S. senator from Ohio, Republican Party leader, and lawyer. From the description of Robert A. Taft papers, 1885-1980 (bulk 1938-1953). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78464941 Biographical Note 1917, Feb. 26 Born, Cincinnati, Ohio ...

Farny, Daniel.

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