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Samuel Chamberlain

Samuel Chamberlain, American etcher, author. Served as ambulance driver with French Army, 1917-1919; Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences; member American International Assurance (honorary), Photographic Society American (associate), National Academy (Academician 1945), Societe de la Gravure Originale en Noir (Paris), Phi Delta Theta.

Background

  • Chamberlain, Samuel was born on October 28, 1895 in Cresco, Iowa, United States. Son of George Ellsworth and Cora Lee (Summers) Chamberlain.

  • Education

    • Student of University Washington, 1913-1915, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1915-1916, 19-20, Royal College Art, London, 1926-1927, M. Edward Leon Paris, 1925. Master of Arts (honorary), Marlboro (Vermont), College, 1968.

    Career

    • Architect, 1919-1925. Assistant professor architecture University of Michigan, 1925-1926. Director American Scene.

      Represented in British Museum, Bibliotheque Nationale (Paris), Library of Congress, Boston Museum Fine Arts, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, New York Public Library, Boston Public Library.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Served as ambulance driver with French Army, 1917-1919. Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences. Member American International Assurance (honorary), Photographic Society American (associate), National Academy (Academician 1945), Societe de la Gravure Originale en Noir (Paris), Phi Delta Theta.

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    • Married Narcissa Gellatly, April. Children: Narcisse, Stephanie.
    • father: George Ellsworth Chamberlain
    • mother: Cora Lee (Summers) Chamberlain
    • spouse: Narcissa Gellatly
    • children: Narcisse Chamberlain
    • Stephanie Chamberlain
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    Born October 28, 1895
    Died January 10, 1975
    (aged 79)
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