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    Georg John Lober papers, [ca. 1915-1970].
     
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    Creator: 
    Lober, Georg John, 1892-1961
    Title: 
    Georg John Lober papers, [ca. 1915-1970].
    Phy. Description: 
    7.5 linear ft.
    Digital Reference: 
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    Bio / His Notes: 
    Sculptor, New York, N.Y. Born in Chicago, attended the National Academy of Design, Columbia College; studied under Alexander Calder. Works include the George M. Cohan statue in Times Square and the Hans Christian Andersen statue in Central Park, in New York City, for which he won international acclaim.
    Summary: 
    Papers primarily regarding commissions of Lober's statues of Theodore Roosevelt, Senator Wagner, Hans Christian Andersen in Central Park, Thomas Paine, the Governor's Room in New York City Hall, and other statues; a personal ledger; clippings; sketches; drawings; glass negatives; correspondence; slides; photographs; 4 expense books; 9 notebooks; and a scrapbook.
    REEL 441 AND SCANNED Two photographs of Lober and other artists (1911), including: Rubinstine, Abe Rosenstine, Patronni, Salarno, Rannus, and Lipshits. These photos were microfilmed under Photos of Artists I and have subsequently been scanned and returned to the Lober papers.
    Provenance: 
    The donor, Eleanor E. Lober, is the widow of Georg John Lober.
    Restrictions: 
    Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
    Subject-Topical: 
    Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century
    Figure sculpture -- New York (State) -- New York
    Educators
    Sculptors
    Form / Genre: 
    Photographs
    Works of art
    Sketches
    Slides (photographs)
    Scrapbooks
    Repository Loc: 
    Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 20560
    Local Number: 
    AAA lobegeor
    AAA
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    Components: 
    Georg J. Lober and art students
    Georg J. Lober and art students
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