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William Henry Elsner

curator

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.

Works

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