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Borglum, Solon Hannibal 1868-1922

Works: 52 works in 58 publications in 2 languages and 250 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Art  Records and correspondence  Portraits 
Roles: Author
Classifications: NC760, 730.973
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Reproductions of a selection of the sculptures of Solon H. Borglum; supplement to Sound construction by Solon Hannibal Borglum( Book )

in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sound construction a compa rative analysis of natural forms and their relation to the human figure by Solon Hannibal Borglum( Book )

3 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exhibition of sculpture by Gutzon and Solon Borglum by Gutzon Borglum( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American sculptors scrapbook of reproductions( Book )

1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Solon H. Borglum and Borglum family papers by Solon Hannibal Borglum( )

in Multiple languages and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection also contains numerous photographs, including Solon's personal and family photographs, and photographs of his artwork. Family and personal photographs consist of photos of Solon taken throughout his career, including his time in military service, photos of his family and friends, various studios and residences including Rocky Ranch, and of him and and Emma at the Crow Creek Reservation. Artwork is comprised of sketches Solon made for his sculptural works and for Sound Construction. Also found are sketches by Emma and Gutzon Borglum, including a sketch of Solon, and artwork by others such as artist Robert Fulton Logan
Solon Hannibal Borglum papers by Solon Hannibal Borglum( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, articles, commission files, subject files, biographical material, printed matter, scrapbook, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Borglum's career as a sculptor and to his works of art. Documents his activities with the Silvermine Group of Artists, New Canaan, Conn.; and the School of American Sculpture, New York, N.Y. Also documents Borglum's World War I service in France with the Young Men's Christian Association, Les Foyers du Soldat, and the American Expeditionary Force Art Training Center. Includes material pertaining to the time he and his wife spent at the Crow Creek Indian Reservation, S.D., in 1899. Also includes drawings and watercolors created by Native American schoolchildren attending the Fort Spokane Boarding School, Miles, Wash. Correspondents include Theodore Roosevelt, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Booker T. Washington, Leonard Wood, and Borglum's wife, Emma Vignal Borglum, and daughter, Monica Borglum Davies
The portrait bust of the Hon. Charles A. Schieren( )

1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Harriet Collins Allen papers relating to Solon Borglum by Harriet Collins Allen( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Found within the papers are letters primarily written by Solon Borglum and his wife, Emma, to Harriet Collins Allen. The letters were written from Omaha, London, Paris, and New York and provide a cursory overview of some of the events in Borglum's career and insights into his relationship with his older brother sculptor Gutzon Borglum. Borglum writes about meeting and working with other sculptors in Paris and New York and his wife writes about conflicts between the two brothers and exhibitions of Solon's work. Also found within the papers are clippings, a brochure for Borglum's book, "A Comparative Analysis of Natural Forms and Their Relation to the Human Figure," and photographs of Borglum in his studio and of his works
[Photographs of sculpture]( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Folders contains photographs and information sheets related to sculptures signed or attributed to artists. Information may include the title of work, owner, medium, additional provenance, date, dimensions, and medium. Most photographs are black-and-white and of professional quality
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Alternative Names
Borglum, Solon H. 1868-1922

Solon Borglum American artist

Solon Borglum sculpteur amricain

Solon Hannibal Borglum