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Minerva Crowell Rogers Barron

artist , educator

Minerva Crowell Rogers Barron, American educator, artist. Member National Society Interior Designers, American Association U. Women (president 1945-1947,; Club: Faculty Staff (president 1948-1950 Skidmore College.

Background

Barron, Minerva Crowell Rogers was born on June 30, 1902 in Asbury Park, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Arthur Garfield and Mary Anne (Shaftoe) Rogers.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Columbia, 1924, Master of Arts, 1943.

Career

Teacher art and industrial art Horace Mann School, New York City, 1923-1924. Faculty art Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York, 1924-1930, 1933-1934, 39-67, professor emeritus art, 1967-1972. Exhibited in one-man shows Skidmore Art Gallery, 1926, 40, 45-46, 59, 65, Stratford Connecticut Sterling House, 1932, 35, Katring Trash House Gallery, 1939, 42, 45, Schenectady Museum, 1964.

Exhibited in group shows Downtown Gallery, 1942, Brooklyn Museum, 1943, Westchester Art Show, 1949, Skidmore College. Represented in private collections. Executed murals Saratoga Hospital, Hallmark Nursing Home, Holly Home for Children, Saratoga Springs.

Membership

Member National Society Interior Designers, American Association U. Women (president 1945-1947. Club: Faculty Staff (president 1948-1950 Skidmore College.

Connections

Married Robert Eglinton Barron, September 7, 1929. Children: Orlyn Rae (Mistress Richard La Brake), Ona Lee (Mistress David L. Bickelhaupt), Robert Bruce.

father:
Arthur Garfield Rogers

mother:
Mary Anne (Shaftoe) Rogers

spouse:
Robert Eglinton Barron

children:
Orlyn Rae Barron (Mistress Richard La Brake)

Ona Lee Barron (Mistress David L. Bickelhaupt)

Robert Bruce Barron