WorldCat Identities

Nicholson, Grace

Works: 21 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 69 library holdings
Genres: Aerial photographs  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Photographs 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: E178.M52, 979.95
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Most widely held works by Grace Nicholson
The Battle of Manila, Commodore George Dewey's famous victory, May 1, 1898 by Charles S Hartman( Book )

2 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gift from the heart : two Pomo artists : Mary Benson (1876-1930); William Benson (1862-1937) by Mara del Carmen Gonzlez de Gasser( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bensons were of mixed Pomo and white ancestry. The Pomo territory ranged from the eastern shores of Clear Lake, California, to the Pacific Ocean. Mary Knight Benson (1876-1930) was a central Pomo. William Benson (1862-1937), an eastern Pomo, was born in 1876 at Shaxai, now called Buckingham Point, the son of Addison Benson and an Indian woman, Huwem (Chepigul). After their marriage, the Bensons lived in the Yokaya Rancheria, near Ukiah, California. The volumes chiefly contain pictures and descriptions of their baskets other art work and correspondence, 1903-1933, between William Benson and Grace Nicholson, a dealer of Indian art from Pasadena, California. Includes pictures of the Bensons, Indian traditions, a genealogical chart for William Benson, etc
Grace Nicholson Photograph Collection by Grace Nicholson( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contains approximately 10,000 photographs, negatives and ephemera created or compiled by Grace Nicholson (1877-1948), a collector and dealer of Native American and Asian arts and crafts in Pasadena, California. The bulk of the collection dates from 1903 to the 1920s and includes photograph albums and individual photographs with views of Native Americans of the Northwest Coast, California, and the Southwest of North America; pictures documenting Nicholson's basket collecting trips primarily between 1902 and 1912; images of Nicholson's stores and residences in Pasadena, including the building of the "Grace Nicholson Treasure House of Oriental Art" in the mid-1920s; and personal photographs of Nicholson, her family, friends, and associates. Nicholson's personal snapshots and photograph albums provide a valuable resource for studying Native American communities, particularly in Northern California, in the early 20th century. Many of the photographs depict daily life and include images of homes, community events, dances and rituals, families and children, and portraits. Most of these photographs were taken by Grace Nicholson or her assistant, Mr. Carroll S. Hartman, and are often accompanied by Nicholson's handwritten identifications
Brinzer family photographs( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show life and scenes in Yreka, Calif. and vicinity. Various members of the Brinzer family are pictured. Other views show hydraulic mining, the Brinzer family store in Yreka, logging, agriculture, Yosemite, San Francisco (including the Mid-Winter Fair of 1894), Indians, and baskets (collection of Minnie Hearnes, first school teacher at Happy Camp)
[Photographs from Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery]( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bahti family collection( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Primarily basket collection records kept by collector, Mrs. George Jones. She collected most between 1900-1920. The records include ledgers and correspondence
[Photographs from Grace Nicholson Albums] by Grace Nicholson( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Audience level: 0.66 (from 0.54 for Paradigms ... to 1.00 for An ethnohi ...)

Alternative Names
Nicholson, Grace, d. 1948

گریس نیکلسون

English (23)