William Franklin Jackson biographical account and photographs

Collection ID:
Jackson, William Franklin, 1850-1936
Physical Description:
3 Items
(on 1 partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A biographical account and 2 group photographs of a summer painting camp in the Sierras. Members of the group include Jackson, his wife, Ida Nichols Jackson, their daughter, Amy Jackson Baxter, and their niece, Pearl Jackson Brown.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
William Franklin Jackson was born in 1850 in Council Bluffs, Iowa and studied art with Virgil Williams, and Benoni Irwin. He was best known for his landscape paintings of California. He was an instructor at the San Francisco School of Design, 1886-1900, and Director of the E. B. Crocker Gallery, 1885-1936.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 4202 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Reproduction Note
Biographical account is a photocopy.
Reproduction Note
Photographs are copy prints.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals in the possession of D. Jackson Faustman and his wife, Sara Louis Faustman.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transfered from the Inventory of American Paintings, 1987. IAP had received the items May 21, 1987, from D. Jackson Faustman and his wife, Sara Louis Faustman, during their visit to submit reports of paintings by Jackson, Mr. Faustman's great-uncle.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

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