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William Henry Elsner

William Henry Elsner, American curator. Member of San Francisco Press Clubs.

Background

  • Elsner, William Henry was born on October 8, 1917 in LaGrange, Indiana, United States. Son of Fred Harold and Hildagarde Marie (Heiner) Elsner.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Eastern Washington College Education, 1938. Postgraduate Oriental studies, University California-Berkeley, 1949—1952.

    Career

    • Public school teacher, Washington, California, 1938—1942, 1952—1955. Member staff Fine Arts Museum, San Francisco, 1955—1977, curator painting and sculpture, 1974—1977, curator emeritus, since 1977. With Army of the United States, 1942-1946.

    Membership

    Member of San Francisco Press Clubs.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Lindsay Elsner, August 27, 1949.
    • father: Fred Harold Elsner
    • mother: Hildagarde Marie (Heiner) Elsner
    • spouse: Margaret Lindsay Elsner
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    Born October 8, 1917
    Nationality
    • 1938
      Eastern Washington College Education
    • 1938 - 1942
      Public school teacher
      Washington, United States
    • 1952 - 1955
      Public school teacher
      Washington, United States
    • 1955 - 1977
      member, staff Fine Arts Museum
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1974 - 1977
      member, staff Fine Arts Museum
    • 1977
      member, staff Fine Arts Museum