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us: Moran, Thomas, 1837-1926

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    • us: T. M. (Thomas Moran), 1837-1926
    • us: TM (Thomas Moran), 1837-1926
    • us: M., T. (Thomas Moran), 1837-1926
    • us: Moran, Thomas Sidney, 1837-1926
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1837-01-12
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1926-08-25
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Bolton (Greater Manchester, England)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Santa Barbara (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Philadelphia (Pa.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Geological Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
        • Affiliation Start: 1871
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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Painting
          (lcsh) Prints--Technique
            (lcsh) Drawing
              (lcsh) Wood-engraving
            • Occupation

                (lcsh) Painters
                  (lcsh) Printmakers
                    (lcsh) Illustrators
                      (lcsh) Wood-engravers
                  • Sources

                    • found: Atkinson, J. The history of Newark, 1898: t.p. (illustrated from drawings by Thomas Moran)
                    • found: ULAN (WWW), 12/5/2005 (Moran, Thomas, American painter, b. 12 January 1837; d. 25 August 1926; began his career in the 1850s as a wood engraver in Philadelphia; studied painting in England in the 1860s)
                    • found: Wikipedia, website viewed 18 November 2011 (Thomas Moran; b. February 12, 1837, Bolton, Lancashire, England; d. August 25, 1926, Santa Barbara, California; from Bolton, England; American painter and printmaker of the Hudson River School in New York; work often featured the Rocky Mountains; illustrator for Scribner's Monthly; landscape painter; part of the Hayden Geological Survey of 1871 to Yellowstone; Mount Moran in the Grand Teton National Park is named after Thomas Moran)
                    • found: The exploration of the Colorado River, 1957: p.age 16 (engraving signed T M; the T is superimposed over the M; may also be read as TM or M., T.)
                    • found: Benezit Dic. of Artists, in Oxford Art Online, May 11, 2016 (Moran, Thomas Sidney; b. Jan. 12, 1837, in Bolton (Lancashire); d. Aug. 25 or 26, 1926, in Santa Barbara (California))
                  • Change Notes

                    • 1980-08-19: new
                    • 2016-05-12: revised
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